barter

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Late Middle English, from Old French barater.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈbɑː(ɹ)tə(ɹ)/
  • (file)
  • (US) enPR: bärʹtər, IPA(key): /ˈbɑɹtɚ/, [ˈbɑɹɾɚ]
  • Rhymes: -ɑː(ɹ)tə(ɹ)

Noun[edit]

barter (usually uncountable, plural barters)

  1. An exchange of goods or services without the use of money.
    We had no money so we had to live by barter.
  2. The goods or services used in such an exchange.
    The man used his watch as barter to pay for his tab.

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barter (third-person singular simple present barters, present participle bartering, simple past and past participle bartered)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) To exchange goods or services without involving money.
    She bartered a bonsai for one of the rare books in my library.
    You may be able to barter for some of the items you need at the local market.

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From English barter, from Middle English, from Old French barater.

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Noun[edit]

barter m inan

  1. (business) barter

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Further reading[edit]

  • barter in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • barter in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Yagara[edit]

Verb[edit]

barter

  1. bite

References[edit]

  • Eipper, Christopher, STATEMENT OF THE ORIGIN, CONDITION, AND PROSPECTS, OF THE GERMAN MISSION TO THE ABORIGINES AT MORETON BAY, CONDUCTED UNDER THE AUSPICES OF THE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH IN NEW SOUTH WALES, 1841.