hammer sth out Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"hammer sth out" in British English

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hammer sth out

phrasal verb with hammer uk   /ˈhæm.ər/  us   // verb
to ​reach an ​agreement or ​solution after a lot of ​argument or ​discussion: Three ​years after the ​accident the ​lawyersfinallymanaged to ​hammer out a ​settlement with the ​insurancecompany.
(Definition of hammer sth out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"hammer sth out" in Business English

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hammer sth out

phrasal verb with hammer uk   us   /ˈhæmər/ verb [T]
to discuss something in detail in ​order to come to an ​agreement: to ​hammer out an ​agreement/​deal/​solution, etc.
(Definition of hammer sth out from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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