Definition of 'barter'
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Then wait for firms to barter over our collective custom. The Sun (2014)Then simply sit back and wait for firms to barter over our collective custom. The Sun (2014)Be prepared to barter for bargains. The Sun (2009)The only difference is that they will often barter rather than pay cash as Western companies do. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The emerging legal and monetary system allowed exchange over a wide area without having to haul around bulky goods for barter or trade. Sociology (1995)I used to watch that show and get tips on how to bargain and barter. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Rent a friend is an attempt to transform the barter economy of companionship into the kind of hard financial assessments that influence our romantic choices. Times, Sunday Times (2010)British economy reduced to barter. Times, Sunday Times (2009)You can do a barter programme, trade 'em up. Times, Sunday Times (2016)All the same, I do find all this barter activity rather inspiring. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Used Occasionally. barter is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'barter'
British English: barter VERB
If you barter goods, you exchange them for other goods, rather than selling them for money.
He is a trader who brings household goods to the countryside to barter for crops.
Definition of barter from the Collins English Dictionary
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