Origin of transaction
Examples from the Web for transaction
A Morgan pal was present at the transaction and is said to have texted with him using the cost-saving app Viber.The Mystery of Donald Ray Morgan, the 44-Year-Old American Who Loved ISIS|Michael Daly|August 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The dealer calls himself to check the numbers, and the transaction is made.This Anti-Heroin Drug Is Now King of the Jailhouse Drug Trade|Daniel Genis|July 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It plunges into a vast trove of transaction data and comes up with related products.This is What Happens When You Teach Machines the Power of Natural Selection|James Barrat|February 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Still, he would only ship to a licensed dealer, who would handle the transaction.People Are Using Instagram to Sell Their Guns...and It’s Mostly Legal|Brian Ries|October 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Do a transaction, and take a couple of basis points as a commission.
By this means David took away all the grace of the transaction, and irritated Absalom.The Expositor's Bible: The Second Book of Samuel|W. G. Blaikie
At once I pounced on this admission, crying: 'That shows that he regarded the transaction as unlawful!Oriental Encounters|Marmaduke Pickthall
Mr. Hastings is exceedingly dissatisfied with those excuses, and this is the whole account of the transaction.
The three persons engaged in this transaction are, for the time being, Snobs.The Book of Snobs|William Makepeace Thackeray
But that is precisely the transaction which you have cleared from the guilt of simony.
British Dictionary definitions for transaction
Word Origin and History for transaction
mid-15c., "the adjustment of a dispute, a negotiated agreement," from Middle French transaction, from Latin transactionem (nominative transactio) "an agreement, accomplishment," from past participle stem of transigere "accomplish, drive or carry through," from trans- "through" + agere "to drive" (see act). Meaning "a piece of business" is attested from 1640s.