to carry on or conduct (business, negotiations, activities, etc.) to a conclusion or settlement.
to carry on or conduct business, negotiations, etc.: He was ordered to transact only with the highest authorities.
- trans·ac·tor, noun
- pre·trans·act, verb (used with object)
- un·trans·act·ed, adjective
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How to use transact in a sentence
Merchandising proprietary audience segments, custom segmentation — and even standard segments via agency trading desks and DSPs — matches how brands want to transact, three decades into the digital advertising revolution.Splitting the atom: Decoupling audience from inventory unleashes power of pubs | Trevor Grigoruk | February 9, 2021 | Digiday
So it’s allowing us to expand our customer base by being relevant in the way that they’re looking to discover and ultimately transact.Adobe expands Acrobat Web, adds PDF text and image editing | Frederic Lardinois | February 2, 2021 | TechCrunch
Over the past week, the Treasury Department has proposed a rule that would require banks and exchanges like Coinbase to verify the identity of so-called unhosted devices and software wallets that can transact in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.Ripple says it will be sued by the SEC, in what the company calls a parting shot at the crypto industry | Jeff | December 22, 2020 | Fortune
The new app is redesigned around “relationships,” meaning it puts the friends and businesses people transact with most frequently front and center.Google revamps Google Pay app, adds 11 bank partners | rhhackettfortune | November 18, 2020 | Fortune
The way we transact with each other and conduct business has changed a lot in the last 10 years.
You and I may transact our daily cash business in singles, $5s, $10s, and the occasional $20.All About the Benjamins: Here’s the Redesigned $100 Bill | Daniel Gross | October 7, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
A call therefore to transact any business that may be legally presented is not sufficient.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman | Albert Sidney Bolles
It is only to transact some higher business that even Apollo dare play the truant from Admetus.The Pocket R.L.S. | Robert Louis Stevenson
The difficulty of the end is the mass of matter to be attended to, and the small time left to transact it in.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 25 (of 25) | Robert Louis Stevenson
As it was Monday, however, there were no papers, and consequently there was no business to transact.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III. | E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
That agents be sent over in six months, fully instructed to answer and transact what was undetermined at that time.The Loyalists of America and Their Times, Vol. 1 of 2 | Egerton Ryerson
British Dictionary definitions for transact
to do, conduct, or negotiate (business, a deal, etc)
- transactor, noun
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