Definition of jobber noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈdʒɒbə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdʒɑːbər//
(also stockjobber) (finance)
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(in Britain in the past) a person who worked on the stock exchange, buying shares, etc. from brokers and selling them to other brokers compare broker-dealer Word Originlate 17th cent. (in the sense ‘broker, middleman’, originally not derogatory): from job.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: jobber