Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intransitive v. To buy and sell; to furnish, as a retailer or wholesaler.

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Examples

  • But he with whom we have to deal in this matter neither ever did, nor ever will, nor can, acquiesce or rest in the divine determination of any thing which he has stirred up strife and controversy about: for as Cerinthus and the Ebionites persisted in the heresy of the Jews, who would have slain our

    A Brief Declaration and Vindication of The Doctrine of the Trinity

  • A once-stout woman, her patched flower-embroidered dress hanging on her like a sack, who had come all the way from Toman Head, beyond Almoth Plain, wanted to deal in herbs and cures.

    Lord of Chaos

  • We have seen how, in 1598, Alderman Sturly was for “moving him to deal in the matter of our tithes.”

    Shakespeare His Life Art And Characters

  • The Newt Syndicate would provide more than just newts, it would also provide equipment and food for the newts such as maize, carbohydrates, beef fat and sugar for thousands of millions of well fed animals; then there would be transport, insurance, veterinary needs and everything at the lowest rate guaranteed for us if not by a monopoly then at least by being in a dominant position over any other potential rival that might want to deal in newts.

    The War with the Newts

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