horse trade

noun

Definition of horse trade 

: negotiation accompanied by shrewd bargaining and reciprocal concessions a political horse trade

Other words from horse trade

horse-trade \ˈhȯrs-ˌtrād \ intransitive verb
horse trader noun

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1846, in the meaning defined above

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horse trade

noun

English Language Learners Definition of horse trade

: a clever and often secret agreement made by powerful people who are usually trying to get an advantage over others

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