barter

All Noun Verb
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  • They can also barter or simply share with each other for goods they want.
  • He often bartered paintings to support his family while he continued developing his style.
  • We bartered more horses in a month than we had at other times in a year. Cited from The Best Short Stories of 1920, by Various
  • You offer to barter twenty- five for one you have not got. Cited from Lost Leaders, by Andrew Lang
  • These men went through the islands and began the barter for the lands. Cited from The Wonder Island Boys: Treasures of the Island,by Roger Thompson Finlay
  • It was like a market-place, and here barter trade was carried on. Cited from From Pole to Pole, by Sven Anders Hedin
  • These are the things for which they barter all freedom but the name. Cited from Lords of the North, by A. C. Laut
  • Go away now, when you have bartered the man there for food. Cited from Old Fires and Profitable Ghosts, by A. T. Quiller-Couch
  • He said that he wanted to make friends with them as well as barter with their goods.
  • Sometimes they are still bartered for food as in the old days.
  • She would have bartered the world for power to speak to him. Cited from The Little Minister, by J.M. Barrie
  • None knows your value save her who has bartered you! Cited from Sacred And Profane Love , by E. Arnold Bennett
  • The state employed independent merchants to run such commercial activities through a barter system.
  • I do not come to her as one merchant to another, since love was never bartered. Cited from Chivalry, by James Branch Cabell
  • Records show that people also used a system of barter to conduct commerce.
  • Now, how is it that you don't barter your virtue for gold sometimes? Cited from The Romany Rye, by George Borrow
  • He will also be able to free his bartered soul from Jones.
  • She felt as though she were a slave who had been bartered away to a new owner. Cited from The Moon out of Reach, by Margaret Pedler
  • Some of these they gave away and some they bartered. Cited from Days of the Discoverers, by L. Lamprey
  • Most people learn it when they have bartered away every dream. Cited from The Trail Of The Sword, by Parker, Epoch 2
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Meaning of barter

  • noun An equal exchange
    we had no money so we had to live by barter
  • verb Exchange goods without involving money