Translation of "negotiate" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ I or T ] (DISCUSS) 讨论 uk us /nəˈɡəʊ.ʃi.eɪt/ US  /-ˈɡoʊ-/

to have formal discussions with someone in order to reach an agreement with them

The government has refused to negotiate with the strikers. 政府拒绝与罢工者谈判。
I'm negotiating for a new contract. 我正在为签订一份新合同进行协商。
I've managed to negotiate (= get by discussion) a five per cent pay increase with my boss. 通过与老板协商,我的薪水将提高5%。

(Translation of “negotiate verb (DISCUSS)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)