He, Hawberk, had negotiated for and secured the greave, and now the suit was complete.
It was a conversation pressed spasmodically by the guerrillas, with a view to a negotiated political settlement with the U.S.
(3) The Obama administration wants a negotiated end to the fighting.
She negotiated a 50 percent discount, buying the two works for $60 total.
The same official told me that Madonna had negotiated $3 million for an upcoming one-night concert.
A liberal consular convention which has been negotiated with Belgium will be submitted to the Senate.
It was you who suggested the basis on which peace was negotiated.
Tea was negotiated, as customary at the Towers, and he made a parade of his independence over it.
In 1512 he negotiated with Badius about an edition of the letters.
The Huns, too, negotiated with several generals and princes and received tempting offers.
"to communicate in search of mutual agreement," 1590s, back-formation from negotiation, or else from Latin negotiatus, past participle of negotiari. In the sense of "tackle successfully" (1862), it at first meant "to clear on horseback a hedge, fence, or other obstacle" and "originated in the hunting-field; those who hunt the fox like also to hunt jocular verbal novelties" [Gowers, 1965]. Related: Negotiated; negotiating.