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English definition of “negotiate”

negotiate

verb  /nɪˈɡoʊ·ʃiˌeɪt/ us  

negotiate verb (DISCUSS)

[I/T] to have formal discussions with someone in order to reach an agreement: [T] We want to negotiate a settlement that is fair to both sides.

negotiate verb (MOVE)

[T] to move carefully or with difficulty past, through, or along something: She was able to negotiate the climb with some help from younger campers.
(Definition of negotiate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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