What is the difference between consultant and vendor?

consultant | vendor |


As nouns the difference between consultant and vendor

is that consultant is a person or party that is consulted while vendor is a person or a company that vends or sells.

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consultant

Noun

(en noun)
  • a person or party that is consulted.
  • a person whose occupation is to be consulted for their expertise, advice, or help in an area or specialty. Alternatively, a party whose business is to be similarly consulted.
  • vendor

    English

    (wikipedia vendor)

    Alternative forms

    * vender

    Noun

  • A person or a company that vends or sells.
  • Synonyms

    * merchant * seller

    See also

    * Spanish: vender (to sell) ----