Commercial vs Transaction - What's the difference?

commercial | transaction |


As nouns the difference between commercial and transaction

is that commercial is an advertisement in a common media format, usually radio or television while transaction is the act of conducting or carrying out (business, negotiations, plans).

As an adjective commercial

is of or pertaining to commerce.

commercial

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • An advertisement in a common media format, usually radio or television.
  • Hyponyms

    * infomercial

    Hypernyms

    * advertisement

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Of or pertaining to commerce.
  • * 1900 , , Chapter I,
  • A two minutes' walk brought Warwick--the name he had registered under, and as we shall call him--to the market-house, the central feature of Patesville, from both the commercial and the picturesque points of view.

    transaction

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act of conducting or carrying out (business, negotiations, plans).
  • A deal or business agreement.
  • An exchange or trade, as of ideas, money, goods, etc.
  • (finance) The transfer of funds into, out of, or from an account.
  • (computing) An atomic operation; a message, data modification, or other procedure that is guaranteed to perform completely or not at all (e.g. a database transaction).
  • (especially in plural) A record of the proceedings of a learned society
  • See also

    * piece of the action ----