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.
Origin of negotiate
Related formsne·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
Examples from the Web for negotiator
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 negotiator
- to transfer (a negotiable commercial paper) by endorsement to another in return for value received
- to sell (financial assets)
- to arrange for (a loan)