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exchange

ex·change

exchange

 
 
pronunciation:
ihks cheInj
parts of speech:
verb, noun
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part of speech: verb
inflections: exchanged, exchanges, exchanging
definition: to give something in return for something else; trade.
I exchanged this blouse for one in a different color.
synonyms:
trade
similar words:
change, substitute, switch
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act of giving or getting one thing in return for another; trade.
The exchange of rings is a part of some wedding ceremonies.
synonyms:
trade, transaction
similar words:
sale, shift, switch
definition 2: a place where things are bought, sold, or traded.
My mother buys and sells on the stock exchange.
derivations: exchangeable (adj.), exchanger (n.)
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