(noun, adjective)


1. connected with or engaged in or sponsored by or used in commerce or commercial enterprises

- commercial trucker

- commercial TV

- commercial diamonds

Similar word(s): commercialised, commercialized, mercantile, mercenary, moneymaking, technical

2. of or relating to commercialism

- a commercial attache

- commercial paper

- commercial law

3. of the kind or quality used in commerce; average or inferior

- commercial grade of beef

- commercial oxalic acid

Similar word(s): inferior


1. a commercially sponsored ad on radio or television

Definition categories: communication, ad, advert, advertisement, advertising, advertizement, advertizing