Pronunciation of Barter
/bˈɑːtə/, /bˈɑːtə/, /b_ˈɑː_t_ə/
Synonyms for barter:
sell, E-Commerce, trader.
Other synonyms and related words:
dicker, change, quid pro quo, sale, negotiate, patronage, price, business deal, craft, fence, option, duty, trade wind, commutation, trading, swop, handle, handicraft, avocation, sell, trade-off, E-Commerce, digital, dealing, receive, truck.
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
swap, trade, swop.
career, interest, posting, affair, corporation, market, activity, calling, industry, enterprise, practice, commerce, station, occupation, exchange, selling, holding, concern, merchant, firm, transaction, negotiation, assignment, vocation, labor, specialty, busy work, partnership, company, venture, profession, establishment, retailing, proprietorship, management, trade, situation, business, livelihood, job, position, consortium, employment, commission, service.
trade goods or services (verb)
Usage examples for barter:
- But you once treated me as a brother, so I will barter with you fairly, as though today were market day in Ife. - "Caribbee", Thomas Hoover.
- The life of the student, no matter how necessary to the world its market- places are, never has been and never can be a life of barter, of trade. - "A Girl's Student Days and After", Jeannette Marks Commentator: Mary Emma Woolley.
- Several villages were passed by the way, but though the inhabitants assembled on the banks and watched the steamer, no boats were put out, nor were any attempts made to barter their products with the strangers. - "Among Malay Pirates And Other Tales Of Adventure And Peril", G. A. Henty.