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negotiable

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adjective ne·go·tia·ble \ni-ˈgō-sh(ē-)ə-bəl\

Simple Definition of negotiable

  • : able to be discussed and changed before an agreement or decision is made

  • : able to be successfully traveled over

  • finance : able to be passed from one person to another in return for something of equal value

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of negotiable

  1. :  capable of being negotiated: as a :  transferable from one person to another by being delivered with or without endorsement so that the title passes to the transferee <negotiable securities> b :  capable of being traversed, dealt with, or accomplished <a difficult but negotiable road> <negotiable demands> c :  open to discussion or dispute

negotiability play \-ˌgō-sh(ē-)ə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

Examples of negotiable in a sentence

  1. The terms of the contract are negotiable.

  2. The price was not negotiable.

  3. a rough but negotiable road



1758

First Known Use of negotiable

1758

Rhymes with negotiable


NEGOTIABLE Defined for Kids

negotiable

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adjective ne·go·tia·ble \ni-ˈgō-shə-bəl\

Definition of negotiable for Students

  1. 1 :  able to be discussed in order to reach an agreement <a negotiable price>

  2. 2 :  able to be successfully dealt with or traveled over <negotiable roads>




Law Dictionary

negotiable

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adjective ne·go·tia·ble \ni-ˈgō-shə-bəl\

Legal Definition of negotiable

  1. :  capable of being negotiated; especially :  transferable from one party to another by delivery with or without endorsement so that title passes to the transferee <negotiable securities> <a negotiable certificate of deposit> — see also negotiable instrument

negotiability \ni-ˌgō-shə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ play noun




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