Synonyms and Antonyms of give-and-take
an exchange of views for the purpose of exploring a subject or deciding an issue
- a give-and-take about what we should do Saturday night
argument, argumentation, back-and-forth, colloquy, confab, confabulation, conference, consult, consultation, council, counsel, debate, deliberation, dialogue (also dialog), discussion, palaver, parley, talk
bull session, chat room, forum, meeting, powwow, roundtable, seminar, skull session (also skull practice), symposium, talkathon
chat, conversation, rap, words
bargaining, consultancy, negotiation, pourparler
the act or practice of each side giving up something in order to reach an agreement
- Negotiating the terms of the deal will require some give-and-take on both sides.
good-natured teasing or exchanging of clever remarks
- We enjoyed the flirty give-and-take between the two romantic lead characters.
barb, crack, dig, gag, gambit, jest, joke, laugh, pleasantry, quip, sally, waggery, wisecrack, witticism
drollness, facetiousness, funniness, hilariousness, humorousness, richness
fooling, kidding, mocking, razzing, ribbing, ridiculing
humor, wit, wordplay
chatter, chitchat, gossip, small talk