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give-and-takes

noun
plural of give-and-take

Synonyms of give-and-takes

1 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

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2 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

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give-and-takes

give away

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“Give-and-takes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/give-and-takes. Accessed 5 Oct. 2022.

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