Dictionary

private treaty

noun

Definition of PRIVATE TREATY

:  a sale of property on terms determined by conference of the seller and buyer — compare auction

First Known Use of PRIVATE TREATY

1858

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: private viewPrevious Word in the Dictionary: private timeAll Words Near: private treaty
April 26, 2015
rococo Hear it
excessively ornate or intricate
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears