parleys 1 of 2

plural of parley

parleys

2 of 2

verb

present tense third-person singular of parley
as in consults
to exchange viewpoints or seek advice for the purpose of finding a solution to a problem in an effort to win the goodwill of the locals, the developers parleyed with them before finalizing plans for the massive mall

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“Parleys.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/parleys. Accessed 16 Jul. 2024.

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