An unnamed Iranian official told the news service that the barter would include Russian weapons.
In the right institutional setting, the human propensity to "truck, barter, and exchange" can enhance the welfare of all.
Most of its international trade was essentially in barter, particularly with its Eastern European satellites.
And up to the completion of the railroad nine-tenths of the business of the Mormon people was conducted on a system of barter.
And yet—it couldn't be measured in terms of barter and sale—could it?
barter did not wish to use any more of his mental energy than was necessary.
Mr. barter pressed his lips to her quivering hand, and backed from the room.
The main articles sought by the savages in barter were knives; as fast as some were supplied they moved off, and others succeeded.
Cooney and barter had been warming up, and the latter went in next.
It seems incredible that this is what a woman will barter for the right to “live her own life”—surely the most empty of desires.
mid-15c., apparently from Old French barater "to barter, cheat, deceive, haggle" (also, "to have sexual intercourse"), 12c., of uncertain origin, perhaps from a Celtic language (cf. Irish brath "treachery"). Connection between "trading" and "cheating" exists in several languages. Related: Bartered; bartering. The noun is first recorded 1590s, from the verb.