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negotiation

ne·go·ti·a·tion

negotiation

 
pronunciation:
n go shi eI shn
part of speech: noun
definition 1: (often pl.) mutual discussions intended to produce an agreement.
synonyms:
bargaining, deliberation, dialogue, parley
similar words:
agreement, collective bargaining, compromise, dickering, palaver, summit, talk
definition 2: an act or instance, or the process, of negotiating.
synonyms:
deliberation, dialogue
similar words:
agreement, chaffer, compromise, deal, dicker, haggling, mediation, settlement, tradeoff, treaty