English to Binisaya - Cebuano Dictionary and Thesaurus.

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Word - rootword - affixes
patigayon - tigayon - pa-~
pa.ti.ga.yun. - 4 syllables

pa- = patigayon
patigayon

patigayon [pa.ti.gá.yun.] : business (n.); deal (n.); enterprise (n.); trade (n.) [negosyo]
tigayon [ti.ga.yun.] : good fortune (n.)
gayon [gá.yun.] : get the chance to do something (v.)
Synonyms: negosyo

Derivatives of tigayon


Glosses:
business
n. (group)1. business, business concern, business organisation, business organization, concerna commercial or industrial enterprise and the people who constitute it.; "he bought his brother's business"; "a small mom-and-pop business"; "a racially integrated business concern"
~ business enterprise, business, commercial enterprisethe activity of providing goods and services involving financial and commercial and industrial aspects.; "computers are now widely used in business"
~ shipping rooma room where goods are packaged and shipped.
~ enterprisean organization created for business ventures.; "a growing enterprise must have a bold leader"
~ agencya business that serves other businesses.
~ brokeragethe business of a broker; charges a fee to arrange a contract between two parties.
~ common carrier, carriera person or firm in the business of transporting people or goods or messages.
~ chain(business) a number of similar establishments (stores or restaurants or banks or hotels or theaters) under one ownership.
~ business firm, firm, housethe members of a business organization that owns or operates one or more establishments.; "he worked for a brokerage house"
~ dealership, franchisea business established or operated under an authorization to sell or distribute a company's goods or services in a particular area.
~ manufacturer, manufacturing business, makera business engaged in manufacturing some product.
~ partnershipthe members of a business venture created by contract.
~ processora business engaged in processing agricultural products and preparing them for market.
~ shipbuildera business that builds and repairs ships.
~ underperformera business that is less successful than expected.
~ divisionan administrative unit in government or business.
n. (act)2. business, business enterprise, commercial enterprisethe activity of providing goods and services involving financial and commercial and industrial aspects.; "computers are now widely used in business"
~ overcapitalisation, overcapitalization(business) too much capitalization (the sale of more stock than the business warrants).
~ tourism, touristrythe business of providing services to tourists.; "Tourism is a major business in Bermuda"
~ operationthe activity of operating something (a machine or business etc.).; "her smooth operation of the vehicle gave us a surprisingly comfortable ride"
~ fishingthe occupation of catching fish for a living.
~ butchering, butcherythe business of a butcher.
~ storagethe commercial enterprise of storing goods and materials.
~ manufacture, industrythe organized action of making of goods and services for sale.; "American industry is making increased use of computers to control production"
~ commerce, commercialism, mercantilismtransactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services).
~ business activity, commercial activityactivity undertaken as part of a commercial enterprise.
~ businessthe volume of commercial activity.; "business is good today"; "show me where the business was today"
~ field of operation, line of business, fielda particular kind of commercial enterprise.; "they are outstanding in their field"
~ market, marketplace, market placethe world of commercial activity where goods and services are bought and sold.; "without competition there would be no market"; "they were driven from the marketplace"
~ employee-owned business, employee-owned enterprisea commercial enterprise owned by the people who work for it.
~ financethe commercial activity of providing funds and capital.
~ discount businessthe business of selling merchandise at a discount.
~ real-estate businessthe business of selling real estate.
~ publicizing, advertisingthe business of drawing public attention to goods and services.
~ publishing, publicationthe business of issuing printed matter for sale or distribution.
~ printingthe business of producing printed material for sale or distribution.
~ packagingthe business of packing.; "his business is packaging for transport"
~ agribusiness, agriculture, factory farma large-scale farming enterprise.
~ building, constructionthe commercial activity involved in repairing old structures or constructing new ones.; "their main business is home construction"; "workers in the building trades"
~ shipping, transport, transportationthe commercial enterprise of moving goods and materials.
~ venturea commercial undertaking that risks a loss but promises a profit.
~ administration, disposala method of tending to or managing the affairs of a some group of people (especially the group's business affairs).
~ establishmenta public or private structure (business or governmental or educational) including buildings and equipment for business or residence.
~ gambling den, gambling hell, gambling house, gaming housea public building in which a variety of games of chance can be played (operated as a business).
~ astuteness, perspicaciousness, perspicacity, shrewdnessintelligence manifested by being astute (as in business dealings).
~ cinema, celluloid, filma medium that disseminates moving pictures.; "theater pieces transferred to celluloid"; "this story would be good cinema"; "film coverage of sporting events"
~ business people, businesspeoplepeople who transact business (especially business executives).
~ business sector, businessbusiness concerns collectively.; "Government and business could not agree"
~ chain(business) a number of similar establishments (stores or restaurants or banks or hotels or theaters) under one ownership.
~ business, business concern, business organisation, business organization, concerna commercial or industrial enterprise and the people who constitute it.; "he bought his brother's business"; "a small mom-and-pop business"; "a racially integrated business concern"
~ capitalista person who invests capital in a business (especially a large business).
~ copartnera joint partner (as in a business enterprise).
~ playeran important participant (as in a business deal).; "he was a major player in setting up the corporation"
~ bankroll, rolla roll of currency notes (often taken as the resources of a person or business etc.).; "he shot his roll on a bob-tailed nag"
~ doldrums, stagnation, stagnancya state of inactivity (in business or art etc).; "economic growth of less than 1% per year is considered to be economic stagnation"
~ privatise, privatizechange from governmental to private control or ownership.; "The oil industry was privatized"
~ sluggish, slow, dull(of business) not active or brisk.; "business is dull (or slow)"; "a sluggish market"
~ hostileunsolicited and resisted by the management of the target company ( used of attempts to buy or take control of a business).; "hostile takeover"; "hostile tender offer"; "hostile bid"
~ tangible(of especially business assets) having physical substance and intrinsic monetary value.; "tangible property like real estate"; "tangible assets such as machinery"
~ intangible(of especially business assets) not having physical substance or intrinsic productive value.; "intangible assets such as good will"
n. (act)3. business, job, line, line of work, occupationthe principal activity in your life that you do to earn money.; "he's not in my line of business"
~ activityany specific behavior.; "they avoided all recreational activity"
~ confectionerythe occupation and skills of a confectioner.
~ sportthe occupation of athletes who compete for pay.
~ farming, landagriculture considered as an occupation or way of life.; "farming is a strenuous life"; "there's no work on the land any more"
~ biz, gameyour occupation or line of work.; "he's in the plumbing game"; "she's in show biz"
~ calling, career, vocationthe particular occupation for which you are trained.
~ employment, workthe occupation for which you are paid.; "he is looking for employment"; "a lot of people are out of work"
~ appointmentthe job to which you are (or hope to be) appointed.; "he applied for an appointment in the treasury"
~ berth, billet, post, situation, position, office, place, spota job in an organization.; "he occupied a post in the treasury"
~ salt mine, treadmilla job involving drudgery and confinement.
~ craft, tradethe skilled practice of a practical occupation.; "he learned his trade as an apprentice"
~ professionan occupation requiring special education (especially in the liberal arts or sciences).
~ metier, mediuman occupation for which you are especially well suited.; "in law he found his true metier"
~ accountancy, accountingthe occupation of maintaining and auditing records and preparing financial reports for a business.
~ photographythe occupation of taking and printing photographs or making movies.
~ cateringproviding food and services.
n. (cognition)4. businessa rightful concern or responsibility.; "it's none of your business"; "mind your own business"
~ headache, worry, vexation, concernsomething or someone that causes anxiety; a source of unhappiness.; "New York traffic is a constant concern"; "it's a major worry"
n. (cognition)5. businessan immediate objective.; "gossip was the main business of the evening"
~ objective, aim, object, targetthe goal intended to be attained (and which is believed to be attainable).; "the sole object of her trip was to see her children"
~ occasionssomething you have to do.; "he minded his own specialized occasions"
n. (act)6. businessthe volume of commercial activity.; "business is good today"; "show me where the business was today"
~ business enterprise, business, commercial enterprisethe activity of providing goods and services involving financial and commercial and industrial aspects.; "computers are now widely used in business"
~ business activity, commercial activityactivity undertaken as part of a commercial enterprise.
~ trade, patronagethe business given to a commercial establishment by its customers.; "even before noon there was a considerable patronage"
~ land-office businessvery large and profitable volume of commercial activity.
n. (group)7. business, business sectorbusiness concerns collectively.; "Government and business could not agree"
~ business enterprise, business, commercial enterprisethe activity of providing goods and services involving financial and commercial and industrial aspects.; "computers are now widely used in business"
~ sectora social group that forms part of the society or the economy.; "the public sector"
~ big businesscommercial enterprises organized and financed on a scale large enough to influence social and political policies.; "big business is growing so powerful it is difficult to regulate it effectively"
~ incorporateform a corporation.
n. (group)8. business, clientele, patronagecustomers collectively.; "they have an upper class clientele"
~ people(plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively.; "old people"; "there were at least 200 people in the audience"
n. (act)9. business, byplay, stage businessincidental activity performed by an actor for dramatic effect.; "his business with the cane was hilarious"
~ acting, performing, playacting, playingthe performance of a part or role in a drama.
~ schtick, schtik, shtick, shtik(Yiddish) a contrived and often used bit of business that a performer uses to steal attention.; "play it straight with no shtik"
deal
n. (act)1. business deal, deal, tradea particular instance of buying or selling.; "it was a package deal"; "I had no further trade with him"; "he's a master of the business deal"
~ transaction, dealing, dealingsthe act of transacting within or between groups (as carrying on commercial activities).; "no transactions are possible without him"; "he has always been honest is his dealings with me"
~ arms deala deal to provide military arms.
~ penny antea business deal on a trivial scale.
n. (communication)2. bargain, dealan agreement between parties (usually arrived at after discussion) fixing obligations of each.; "he made a bargain with the devil"; "he rose to prominence through a series of shady deals"
~ agreement, understandingthe statement (oral or written) of an exchange of promises.; "they had an agreement that they would not interfere in each other's business"; "there was an understanding between management and the workers"
n. (quantity)3. batch, deal, flock, good deal, great deal, hatful, heap, lot, mass, mess, mickle, mint, mountain, muckle, passel, peck, pile, plenty, pot, quite a little, raft, sight, slew, spate, stack, tidy sum, wad(often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent.; "a batch of letters"; "a deal of trouble"; "a lot of money"; "he made a mint on the stock market"; "see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos"; "it must have cost plenty"; "a slew of journalists"; "a wad of money"
~ large indefinite amount, large indefinite quantityan indefinite quantity that is above the average in size or magnitude.
~ deluge, flood, inundation, torrentan overwhelming number or amount.; "a flood of requests"; "a torrent of abuse"
~ haymowa mass of hay piled up in a barn for preservation.
n. (substance)4. deala plank of softwood (fir or pine board).
~ plank, boarda stout length of sawn timber; made in a wide variety of sizes and used for many purposes.
n. (substance)5. deal, softwoodwood that is easy to saw (from conifers such as pine or fir).
~ woodthe hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees.
~ pulpwoodsoftwood used to make paper.
n. (group)6. deal, handthe cards held in a card game by a given player at any given time.; "I didn't hold a good hand all evening"; "he kept trying to see my hand"
~ aggregation, collection, accumulation, assemblageseveral things grouped together or considered as a whole.
~ long suitin a hand, the suit having the most cards.
~ bridge handthe cards held in a game of bridge.
~ poker handthe 5 cards held in a game of poker.
n. (event)7. dealthe type of treatment received (especially as the result of an agreement).; "he got a good deal on his car"
~ final result, outcome, resultant, result, terminationsomething that results.; "he listened for the results on the radio"
~ fair deal, square dealfair treatment.
~ raw dealunfair treatment.
n. (act)8. dealthe act of distributing playing cards.; "the deal was passed around the table clockwise"
~ card game, cardsa game played with playing cards.
~ card game, cardsa game played with playing cards.
~ distributionthe act of distributing or spreading or apportioning.
~ misdealan incorrect deal.
n. (act)9. dealthe act of apportioning or distributing something.; "the captain was entrusted with the deal of provisions"
~ apportioning, apportionment, parceling, parcelling, allocation, allotment, assignationthe act of distributing by allotting or apportioning; distribution according to a plan.; "the apportionment of seats in the House of Representatives is based on the relative population of each state"
~ new deala reapportioning of something.
v. (communication)10. address, cover, deal, handle, plow, treatact on verbally or in some form of artistic expression.; "This book deals with incest"; "The course covered all of Western Civilization"; "The new book treats the history of China"
~ broach, initiatebring up a topic for discussion.
~ theologise, theologizetreat from a theological viewpoint or render theological in character.
~ discourse, discuss, talk aboutto consider or examine in speech or writing.; "The author talks about the different aspects of this question"; "The class discussed Dante's `Inferno'"
~ do by, treat, handleinteract in a certain way.; "Do right by her"; "Treat him with caution, please"; "Handle the press reporters gently"
~ embrace, encompass, comprehend, coverinclude in scope; include as part of something broader; have as one's sphere or territory.; "This group encompasses a wide range of people from different backgrounds"; "this should cover everyone in the group"
v. (cognition)11. consider, deal, look at, taketake into consideration for exemplifying purposes.; "Take the case of China"; "Consider the following case"
~ contemplateconsider as a possibility.; "I contemplated leaving school and taking a full-time job"
~ trifle, dally, playconsider not very seriously.; "He is trifling with her"; "She plays with the thought of moving to Tasmania"
~ think abouthave on one's mind, think about actively.; "I'm thinking about my friends abroad"; "She always thinks about her children first"
~ abstractconsider apart from a particular case or instance.; "Let's abstract away from this particular example"
~ warm tobecome excited about.; "He warmed to the idea of a trip to Antarctica"
v. (social)12. dealtake action with respect to (someone or something).; "How are we going to deal with this problem?"; "The teacher knew how to deal with these lazy students"
~ act, moveperform an action, or work out or perform (an action).; "think before you act"; "We must move quickly"; "The governor should act on the new energy bill"; "The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel"
v. (social)13. contend, cope, deal, get by, grapple, make do, make out, managecome to terms with.; "We got by on just a gallon of gas"; "They made do on half a loaf of bread every day"
~ act, moveperform an action, or work out or perform (an action).; "think before you act"; "We must move quickly"; "The governor should act on the new energy bill"; "The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel"
~ extemporize, improvisemanage in a makeshift way; do with whatever is at hand.; "after the hurricane destroyed our house, we had to improvise for weeks"
~ fendtry to manage without help.; "The youngsters had to fend for themselves after their parents died"
~ hack, cutbe able to manage or manage successfully.; "I can't hack it anymore"; "she could not cut the long days in the office"
~ rub along, scrape along, scrape by, scratch along, squeak by, squeeze bymanage one's existence barely.; "I guess I can squeeze by on this lousy salary"
~ cope with, match, meetsatisfy or fulfill.; "meet a need"; "this job doesn't match my dreams"
v. (possession)14. administer, allot, deal, deal out, dish out, dispense, distribute, dole out, lot, mete out, parcel out, shell outadminister or bestow, as in small portions.; "administer critical remarks to everyone present"; "dole out some money"; "shell out pocket money for the children"; "deal a blow to someone"; "the machine dispenses soft drinks"
~ givetransfer possession of something concrete or abstract to somebody.; "I gave her my money"; "can you give me lessons?"; "She gave the children lots of love and tender loving care"
~ allot, portion, assigngive out.; "We were assigned new uniforms"
~ reallotallot again.; "They were realloted additional farm land"
~ dealdistribute cards to the players in a game.; "Who's dealing?"
~ apply, givegive or convey physically.; "She gave him First Aid"; "I gave him a punch in the nose"
v. (possession)15. deal, sell, tradedo business; offer for sale as for one's livelihood.; "She deals in gold"; "The brothers sell shoes"
~ commerce, commercialism, mercantilismtransactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services).
~ pushsell or promote the sale of (illegal goods such as drugs).; "The guy hanging around the school is pushing drugs"
~ transactconduct business.; "transact with foreign governments"
~ dealsell.; "deal hashish"
~ dealsell.; "deal hashish"
~ black marketeerdeal on the black market.
~ pyramiduse or deal in (as of stock or commercial transaction) in a pyramid deal.
~ marketdeal in a market.
~ hawk, huckster, monger, peddle, vend, pitchsell or offer for sale from place to place.
~ sellbe sold at a certain price or in a certain way.; "These books sell like hot cakes"
v. (social)16. care, deal, handle, managebe in charge of, act on, or dispose of.; "I can deal with this crew of workers"; "This blender can't handle nuts"; "She managed her parents' affairs after they got too old"
~ administer, administratework in an administrative capacity; supervise or be in charge of.; "administer a program"; "she administers the funds"
~ organize, organisecause to be structured or ordered or operating according to some principle or idea.
~ workcause to operate or function.; "This pilot works the controls"; "Can you work an electric drill?"
~ come to grips, get to gripsdeal with (a problem or a subject).; "I still have not come to grips with the death of my parents"
~ dispose ofdeal with or settle.; "He disposed of these cases quickly"
~ take care, mindbe in charge of or deal with.; "She takes care of all the necessary arrangements"
~ coordinatebring into common action, movement, or condition.; "coordinate the painters, masons, and plumbers"; "coordinate his actions with that of his colleagues"; "coordinate our efforts"
~ juggledeal with simultaneously.; "She had to juggle her job and her children"
~ processdeal with in a routine way.; "I'll handle that one"; "process a loan"; "process the applicants"
~ mismanage, misconduct, mishandlemanage badly or incompetently.; "The funds were mismanaged"
~ directbe in charge of.
~ control, commandexercise authoritative control or power over.; "control the budget"; "Command the military forces"
~ carry on, conduct, dealdirect the course of; manage or control.; "You cannot conduct business like this"
~ touchdeal with; usually used with a form of negation.; "I wouldn't touch her with a ten-foot pole"; "The local Mafia won't touch gambling"
v. (social)17. dealbehave in a certain way towards others.; "He deals fairly with his employees"
~ deport, acquit, behave, comport, conduct, bear, carrybehave in a certain manner.; "She carried herself well"; "he bore himself with dignity"; "They conducted themselves well during these difficult times"
v. (possession)18. dealdistribute cards to the players in a game.; "Who's dealing?"
~ card game, cardsa game played with playing cards.
~ dealgive (a specific card) to a player.; "He dealt me the Queen of Spades"
~ misdealdeal cards wrongly.
~ deal out, dish out, dispense, distribute, dole out, mete out, parcel out, shell out, lot, administer, allot, dealadminister or bestow, as in small portions.; "administer critical remarks to everyone present"; "dole out some money"; "shell out pocket money for the children"; "deal a blow to someone"; "the machine dispenses soft drinks"
v. (social)19. carry on, conduct, dealdirect the course of; manage or control.; "You cannot conduct business like this"
~ handle, manage, care, dealbe in charge of, act on, or dispose of.; "I can deal with this crew of workers"; "This blender can't handle nuts"; "She managed her parents' affairs after they got too old"
~ racketeercarry on illegal business activities involving crime.
v. (possession)20. apportion, deal, divvy up, portion out, sharegive out as one's portion or share.
~ divide, part, separatecome apart.; "The two pieces that we had glued separated"
~ hand out, give out, pass out, distributegive to several people.; "The teacher handed out the exams"
v. (possession)21. dealgive (a specific card) to a player.; "He dealt me the Queen of Spades"
~ card game, cardsa game played with playing cards.
~ hand, pass on, turn over, pass, reach, giveplace into the hands or custody of.; "hand me the spoon, please"; "Turn the files over to me, please"; "He turned over the prisoner to his lawyers"
~ dealdistribute cards to the players in a game.; "Who's dealing?"
v. (possession)22. dealsell.; "deal hashish"
~ commerce, commercialism, mercantilismtransactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services).
~ sell, trade, dealdo business; offer for sale as for one's livelihood.; "She deals in gold"; "The brothers sell shoes"
~ sell, trade, dealdo business; offer for sale as for one's livelihood.; "She deals in gold"; "The brothers sell shoes"
enterprise
n. (act)1. endeavor, endeavour, enterprisea purposeful or industrious undertaking (especially one that requires effort or boldness).; "he had doubts about the whole enterprise"
~ fraudulent scheme, illegitimate enterprise, racketan illegal enterprise (such as extortion or fraud or drug peddling or prostitution) carried on for profit.
~ forlorn hopea hopeless or desperate enterprise.
~ project, task, undertaking, laborany piece of work that is undertaken or attempted.; "he prepared for great undertakings"
~ business activity, commercial activityactivity undertaken as part of a commercial enterprise.
n. (group)2. enterprisean organization created for business ventures.; "a growing enterprise must have a bold leader"
~ organization, organisationa group of people who work together.
~ giantan unusually large enterprise.; "Walton built a retail giant"
~ collectivemembers of a cooperative enterprise.
~ business, business concern, business organisation, business organization, concerna commercial or industrial enterprise and the people who constitute it.; "he bought his brother's business"; "a small mom-and-pop business"; "a racially integrated business concern"
~ commercial enterprisean enterprise connected with commerce.
n. (attribute)3. enterprise, enterprisingness, go-ahead, initiativereadiness to embark on bold new ventures.
~ drivethe trait of being highly motivated.; "his drive and energy exhausted his co-workers"
trade
n. (act)1. tradethe commercial exchange (buying and selling on domestic or international markets) of goods and services.; "Venice was an important center of trade with the East"; "they are accused of conspiring to constrain trade"
~ commerce, commercialism, mercantilismtransactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services).
~ fair tradetrade that is conducted legally.
~ fair tradetrade that satisfies certain criteria on the supply chain of the goods involved, usually including fair payment for producers; often with other social and environmental considerations.
~ free tradeinternational trade free of government interference.
~ protectuse tariffs to favor domestic industry.
n. (act)2. craft, tradethe skilled practice of a practical occupation.; "he learned his trade as an apprentice"
~ job, line of work, occupation, business, linethe principal activity in your life that you do to earn money.; "he's not in my line of business"
~ airplane mechanicsthe craft of building and repairing airplanes.
~ auto mechanicsthe craft of building and repairing automobiles.
~ basketrythe craft of basket making.
~ carpentry, woodworking, woodworkthe craft of a carpenter: making things out of wood.
~ drafting, mechanical drawingthe craft of drawing blueprints.
~ dressmakingthe craft of making dresses.
~ electrical workthe craft of an electrician.
~ interior design, interior decorationthe trade of planning the layout and furnishings of an architectural interior.
~ lumberingthe trade of cutting or preparing or selling timber.
~ masonrythe craft of a mason.
~ oculismthe craft of an oculist.
~ house painting, paintingthe occupation of a house painter.; "house painting was the only craft he knew"
~ papermakingthe craft of making paper.
~ pilotage, pilotingthe occupation of a pilot.
~ plumbery, plumbingthe occupation of a plumber (installing and repairing pipes and fixtures for water or gas or sewage in a building).
~ potterythe craft of making earthenware.
~ pyrotechny, pyrotechnicsthe craft of making fireworks.
~ cobbling, shoe repairing, shoemakingthe shoemaker's trade.
~ roofingthe craft of a roofer.
~ sheet-metal workthe craft of doing sheet metal work (as in ventilation systems).
~ shinglingthe laying on of shingles.; "shingling is a craft very different from carpentry"
~ tailoringthe occupation of a tailor.
~ tool-and-die workthe craft of making special tools and dies.
~ handicrafta craft that requires skillful hands.
~ mintageact or process of minting coins.
~ tanningmaking leather from rawhide.
~ typographythe craft of composing type and printing from it.
~ undertakingthe trade of a funeral director.
~ upholsterythe craft of upholstering.
~ wine making, winemakingthe craft and science of growing grapes and making wine.
n. (act)3. patronage, tradethe business given to a commercial establishment by its customers.; "even before noon there was a considerable patronage"
~ businessthe volume of commercial activity.; "business is good today"; "show me where the business was today"
~ customhabitual patronage.; "I have given this tailor my custom for many years"
n. (group)4. craft, tradepeople who perform a particular kind of skilled work.; "he represented the craft of brewers"; "as they say in the trade"
~ social class, socio-economic class, stratum, classpeople having the same social, economic, or educational status.; "the working class"; "an emerging professional class"
n. (phenomenon)5. trade, trade windsteady winds blowing from east to west above and below the equator.; "they rode the trade winds going west"
~ prevailing windthe predominant wind direction.; "the prevailing wind is from the southwest"
n. (act)6. barter, swap, swop, tradean equal exchange.; "we had no money so we had to live by barter"
~ interchange, exchangereciprocal transfer of equivalent sums of money (especially the currencies of different countries).; "he earns his living from the interchange of currency"
~ horse trade, horse tradingthe swapping of horses (accompanied by much bargaining).
v. (possession)7. merchandise, tradeengage in the trade of.; "he is merchandising telephone sets"
~ commerce, commercialism, mercantilismtransactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services).
~ buy, purchaseobtain by purchase; acquire by means of a financial transaction.; "The family purchased a new car"; "The conglomerate acquired a new company"; "She buys for the big department store"
~ black market, rundeal in illegally, such as arms or liquor.
~ sellexchange or deliver for money or its equivalent.; "He sold his house in January"; "She sells her body to survive and support her drug habit"
~ traffictrade or deal a commodity.; "They trafficked with us for gold"
~ arbitragepractice arbitrage, as in the stock market.
~ trafficdeal illegally.; "traffic drugs"
~ marketengage in the commercial promotion, sale, or distribution of.; "The company is marketing its new line of beauty products"
~ importbring in from abroad.
~ exportsell or transfer abroad.; "we export less than we import and have a negative trade balance"
v. (possession)8. trade, trade inturn in as payment or part payment for a purchase.; "trade in an old car for a new one"
~ commerce, commercialism, mercantilismtransactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services).
~ exchange, interchange, changegive to, and receive from, one another.; "Would you change places with me?"; "We have been exchanging letters for a year"
~ barter awaytrade in in a bartering transaction.
v. (stative)9. tradebe traded at a certain price or under certain conditions.; "The stock traded around $20 a share"
~ commerce, commercialism, mercantilismtransactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services).
~ sellbe sold at a certain price or in a certain way.; "These books sell like hot cakes"
~ closebe priced or listed when trading stops.; "The stock market closed high this Friday"; "My new stocks closed at $59 last night"
v. (possession)10. swap, switch, swop, tradeexchange or give (something) in exchange for.
~ exchange, interchange, changegive to, and receive from, one another.; "Would you change places with me?"; "We have been exchanging letters for a year"