verb (used without object), ne·go·ti·at·ed, ne·go·ti·at·ing.
verb (used with object), ne·go·ti·at·ed, ne·go·ti·at·ing.
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Origin of negotiate
OTHER WORDS FROM negotiatene·go·ti·a·tor, nounpre·ne·go·ti·ate, verb, pre·ne·go·ti·at·ed, pre·ne·go·ti·at·ing.un·ne·go·ti·at·ed, adjectivewell-ne·go·ti·at·ed, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for negotiate
Bloomberg earlier reported that theater and studio executives were negotiating an unusual release strategy for the film, in which it move online much more quickly than normal.‘Wonder Woman’ will debut on same day in theaters and on HBO Max|Verne Kopytoff|November 19, 2020|Fortune
Instead, she told the mayor’s office in a memo late Monday night she wants the city to negotiate a one-year extension SDG&E’s contract.What a Delayed Energy Contract Means for San Diego|MacKenzie Elmer|November 11, 2020|Voice of San Diego
In the months after the pandemic hit, as lawmakers negotiated a bailout for the aviation industry, Sun Country tripled the amount it spent on federal lobbying per quarter, from $30,000 to $90,000, according to public disclosures.Treasury emergency aid loan goes to airline backed by Amazon and Apollo, showing government’s long reach|Yeganeh Torbati|November 10, 2020|Washington Post
Consider a general home inspection contingency, which would give you the right to inspect and cancel but without the right to negotiate repairs.How to win a multiple offer battle when buying a home in D.C.|Khalil Alexander El-Ghoul|November 6, 2020|Washington Blade
Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin had been negotiating for months on a bill with a price tag around $2 trillion.Stimulus talks set to resume in Washington, but Pelosi and McConnell are at odds again|Erica Werner|November 6, 2020|Washington Post
But they depended on Bell as an expert and a negotiator, fluent in Arabic and used to the schisms and vendettas of the region.
The negotiator added that she told him she “liked to watch them squirm around after they had been shot.”The First Modern School Shooter Feels Responsible for the Rest|Michael Daly|May 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We need look no further than Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) himself, the chief GOP negotiator on this deal.
The chief Iranian negotiator, Saeed Jalili, then characterized uranium enrichment as an “irrefutable” right.
He says the negotiator was sent to Qatar without clear instructions, and his communications to Quetta effectively went unanswered.
What sort of a negotiator can he make who is too late at a minister's dinner?Tales And Novels, Volume 8 (of 10)|Maria Edgeworth
We at Westminster censure the terms and impeach the negotiator.The Miscellaneous Writings and Speeches of Lord Macaulay, Vol. 4 (of 4)|Thomas Babington Macaulay
Always hold in mind, that no advantage, however trivial, is contemptible to a negotiator.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 2 (of 4)|Jane Porter
Principles were then discussed, which the Treaty contains, before the negotiator was appointed.Abridgment of the Debates of Congress, from 1789 to 1856, Vol. I (of 16)|Thomas Hart Benton
Richelieu preferred firmness and patience in a negotiator to any other qualities.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III.|E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
British Dictionary definitions for negotiate
- to transfer (a negotiable commercial paper) by endorsement to another in return for value received
- to sell (financial assets)
- to arrange for (a loan)