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
How to use negotiate in a sentence
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
Among his victims: Buckley, AP correspondent Terry Anderson and erstwhile hostage negotiator who became a hostage, Terry Waite.
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 sent here as negotiator a clever young man, who possessed great charms of mind and person.Cleopatra, Complete|Georg Ebers
It seemed, indeed, the very irony of fate that Ellice should be a negotiator for peace.The Romantic Settlement of Lord Selkirk's Colonists|George Bryce
Having acted as a vile negotiator between the two great political parties, they were equally afraid of him.Old and New London|Walter Thornbury
The negotiator was obliged to give way, and had only time to inform the Viceroy that he might withdraw into Castelnuovo.
Antonino went out, not sorry to be beyond earshot of the boisterous negotiator.The Son of Clemenceau|Alexandre (fils) Dumas
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)