Definition for deal

noun as in agreement, bargain

noun as in amount, share

noun as in distribution of playing cards

Strongest matches

appointment, game, opportunity

Strong matches

chance, hand, round

verb as in do business


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Some moderates hope Pelosi will come around and make a deal -- particular now that the Problem Solvers Caucus has laid out a bipartisan bluepring.

They called the state action “a self-dealing administrative order” and said the proposed penalties “are insufficient to deter future violations, leaving a realistic prospect of continued noncompliance.”

In the weeks before a trial in the case, lawyers for Bluestone filed documents detailing a draft deal worked out separately with the state’s Department of Environmental Protection.

Asked whether advertisers are required to commit to spend a minimum amount of money to advertise on NBCU’s properties in order to access the program, the NBCU spokesperson said each deal is different and negotiated on an individual basis.

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So when the governor calls in the National Guard, perhaps on behalf of a mayor to respond to a particular situation, you’re there to fulfill the vision of that municipality dealing with whatever emergency effort it is.

“Personally, I deal with manners of righteousness and God,” he says.

Speculation raged that Duke agreed not to run as part of the deal, though it was never proven.

He later accepted a plea deal that put him behind bars for 25 years.

It's not necessarily a deal-breaker, but it is kind of a top priority.

In the wee hours of Christmas morning, a flight deal was shared in an exclusive Facebook group for urban travelers.

They are very urgent questions; our sons and daughters will have to begin to deal with them from the moment they leave college.

The patriarchal decree of the government was a good deal of a joke on the plains, anyway—except when you were caught defying it!

She and her younger sister, Janet, had quarreled a good deal through force of unfortunate habit.

In practice we find a good deal of technical study comes into the college stage.

Bernard sat thinking for a long time; at first with a good deal of mortification—at last with a good deal of bitterness.

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On this page you'll find 194 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to deal, such as: accord, arrangement, compromise, contract, pact, and pledge.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.