- to negotiate again, as a loan, treaty, etc.
- to reexamine (a government contract) with a view to eliminating or modifying those provisions found to represent excessive profits to the contractor.
- to negotiate anew.
- to reexamine the costs and profits involved in a government contract for adjustment purposes.
Origin of renegotiate
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Examples from the Web for renegotiated
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- to negotiate again in order to alter or change previously agreed terms
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Word Origin and History for renegotiated
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