dealing

[dee-ling]

noun

Usually dealings. relations; business: frequent dealings; commercial dealings.
conduct in relations to others; treatment: honest dealing.

Nearby words

  1. dealcoholize,
  2. dealer,
  3. dealer's choice,
  4. dealership,
  5. dealfish,
  6. dealing box,
  7. dealings,
  8. dealmaker,
  9. dealt,
  10. deambulatory

Origin of dealing

First recorded in 1250–1300, dealing is from the Middle English word deling. See deal1, -ing1

Related formspre·deal·ing, nounun·der·deal·ing, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for dealings

dealings

pl n

(sometimes singular) transactions or business relations
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