Definition of dealing
1 : method of business : manner of conduct
2 dealings plural : friendly or business interactions
Examples of dealing in a Sentence
There were reports of shady dealings between the two sides.
He has a reputation for fair dealing.
First Known Use of dealing
DEALING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of dealing for English Language Learners
deal*ings : the actions that are a main part of the relationship between people, groups, organizations, etc. : social or business interactions
: a way of behaving or of doing business
DEALING Defined for Kids
Definition of dealing for Students
1 dealings plural : friendly or business relations She has frequent dealings with the mayor.
2 : a way of acting or doing business fair dealing
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