|1.||[ noun ] social or verbal interchange (usually followed by `with')|
|Related terms:||interchange relation deal|
|2.||[ noun ] (sociology) mutual dealings or connections or communications among persons or groups|
|Related terms:||social_relation deal|
|3.||[ noun ] the act of transacting within or between groups (as carrying on commercial activities)|
"no transactions are possible without him" "he has always been honest is his dealings with me"
|Related terms:||group_action deal commerce exchange affairs operations uptick borrowing downtick rental seward's_folly transfer deal conduct transact|