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Meaning of "a piece of goods" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF A PIECE OF GOODS

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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE A PIECE OF GOODS

a matter of life and death
a matter of opinion
a mensa et thoro
a mite
a month of Sundays
a mountain to climb
a mug´s game
a nail in one´s coffin
a name to conjure with
A number 1
a piece of crumpet
a pig in a poke
a pop
a posteriori
a pox on someone
a pressurized environment
a pretty penny
a priori
A road
a run for one´s money

WORDS THAT END LIKE A PIECE OF GOODS

branded goods
capital goods
consumer goods
cotton goods
damaged goods
deliver the goods
dry goods
durable goods
goods
household goods
leather goods
manufactured goods
public goods
rubber goods
small goods
soft goods
the goods
white goods
woods
worldly goods
yard goods

Synonyms and antonyms of a piece of goods in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «a piece of goods» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF A PIECE OF GOODS

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The translations of a piece of goods from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «a piece of goods» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

一件商品
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

una pieza de bienes
570 millions of speakers

English

a piece of goods
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

सामान का एक टुकड़ा
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

قطعة من البضائع
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

часть товаров
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

um pedaço de mercadorias
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পণ্য একটি টুকরা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

une pièce de marchandise
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Sekeping barang
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

ein Stück von Waren
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

商品の一片
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

상품의조각
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sawijining barang
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

một phần của hàng hóa
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஒரு துண்டு பொருட்கள்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

माल एक तुकडा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Bir parça mal
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

un pezzo di beni
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

sztuk towarów
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

частина товарів
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

o bucată de bunuri
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ένα κομμάτι των εμπορευμάτων
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

´n stukkie van goedere
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

en bit av varor
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

et stykke gods
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of a piece of goods

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «A PIECE OF GOODS»

The term «a piece of goods» is regularly used and occupies the 76.116 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «A PIECE OF GOODS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «a piece of goods» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «a piece of goods» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about a piece of goods

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «A PIECE OF GOODS»

Discover the use of a piece of goods in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to a piece of goods and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Proceedings: Twenty-First Annual Convention of Rotary ...
We don't sell any more of the goods. We send you the order for the additional piece. The mill writes that they can't make the goods because they haven't sold enough of it. Why shouldn't they deliver the goods ? If I buy a piece of goods and sell ...
Rotary International
2
Selection of Reports and Papers of the House of Commons: ...
I think the Committee would be satisfied upon that point, if they had a piece of goods wrought from Bengal Silk solely, and a piece of goods made from Italian Silk. In a fine piece of goods, what proportion does the Italian bear to the Bengal Silk ...
3
Guidelines to Islamic Economics: Nature, Concepts, and ...
problem of readjusting her preferences because of the change in the 'purchasing power* of her fixed expendable money. Third, in addition to the problem of deciding on the choice of a piece of goods in the midst of other available alternatives, ...
M. Raihan Sharif, 1996
4
The Perils of Pearl Street: Including a Taste of the Dangers ...
fine a piece of goods should go so very far beneath its value. It is no uncommon thing to see the little fellow attending an auction, in his powdered wig, his brown coat, his drab kerseys, as fat as a pig, as sleek as a mole, and smiling with the ...
Asa Greene, 1834
5
The Life and Works of Jāḥiẓ
Do you not find that when a merchant sells a piece of goods for a dirham*, he reckons the dirham worth more to him than his piece of goods? But whoever buys the piece of goods for a dirham reckons the piece of goods worth more to him than ...
Jāḥiẓ, Charles Pellat, 1969
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The Principles of Free Trade
the store of the merchant, and to cut off from a piece of goods the true mark, and to put on a forged one, and then lodges his information with the collector. The inquisitors are sent, and finding, as alleged, that a piece of cloth has a mark upon it, ...
Condy Raguet, 1835
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What a Piece of Work I Am
There Anne is attracted by what seems to her a life of ease and glamour. She is ill -used by a couple of the guests (and we see what she never does, the way that they discuss her as if she were a piece of goods, the plans they WHAT A PIECE ...
8
What a Piece of Work I Am (trade paperback)
There Anne is attracted by what seems to her a life of ease and glamour. She is ill -used by a couple of the guests (and we see what she never does, the way that they discuss her as if she were a piece of goods, the plans they. FROM The Films  ...
Eric Kraft, 2012
9
Hong Kong Master GAAP Guide -8th edition
... the intra-group loan payable and receivable) of $1,000,000 should be eliminated in full; (e) Intra-group transactions and the resulting unrealised profit shall be eliminated in full (para 24); To illustrate, assume that P Ltd sells a piece of goods, ...
Patrick Ng
10
House of Commons Papers
I am told that they are in attendance as early as four or five in the morning, and at other times kept up till ten or eleven at night, and even till twelve at night, if a piece of goods happen to come off ; if a piece of goods come off at nine o'clock, ...
Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons, 1841

4 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «A PIECE OF GOODS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term a piece of goods is used in the context of the following news items.
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'Violence Against Women Is Violation of Human Rights'
There have been instances where a woman was inherited as a piece of goods by the husband's male relatives when the husband died. «AllAfrica.com, Mar 13»
2
The Moral Aspect of Islam
It has been said about Muhammad ibn al-Munkadir that in his absence his servant sold a bedouin a piece of goods worth only five dirhams for ten. The master ... «Onislam.net, Mar 12»
3
Did Kathryn Harrison's new memoir go too far?
Speaking in matter-of-fact tones, she refers to the affair as ”the material,” and to the book as ”a piece of goods” — her best, she assesses. (Her three novels have ... «Entertainment Weekly, Dec 10»
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Designer R. Scott French for American Chang and Richard Harris
A trouser is cleaned up to the point of being nearly forgettable, but then fabricated in a piece of goods so special that the effect is to create what ... «SoJones, May 10»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. A piece of goods [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/a-piece-of-goods>. Mar 2019 ».
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