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exchanged

[ iks-cheynj ]SEE DEFINITION OF exchanged

Synonyms for exchanged

  • traded
  • changed
  • returned
  • brought back
  • sent back
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Antonyms for exchanged

  • kept
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR EXCHANGED

Jasper Lanning and Bill Dozier exchanged glances of understanding.

A few shots were exchanged, and Melton was compelled to retreat.

Then she exchanged it for one of the same size on the medicine tray.

After all the weary waiting, Ned and I exchanged only a word.

Signals were exchanged, and our ship, which was then well off the land, ran in and spoke the Sully.

Belinda and Lady Delacour exchanged a glance of surprise and admiration.

At a place which I cannot locate our German conductors were exchanged for French conductors.

The proceedings seemed to have been prearranged, for no word was exchanged.

She exchanged sentences with him in French of which Dan understood nothing.

We raised our flags and exchanged our farewells and Godspeeds with him.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., "act of reciprocal giving and receiving," from Anglo-French eschaunge, Old French eschange (Modern French échange), from Late Latin excambium, from excambiare, from Latin ex- "out" (see ex-) + cambire "barter" (see change). Practice of merchants or lenders meeting to exchange bills of debt led to meaning "building for mercantile business" (1580s).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR EXCHANGED

returned

adjectiverestored
  • brought back
  • exchanged
  • given back
  • reappeared
  • rebounded
  • recurred
  • refunded
  • reoccurred
  • repaid
  • repeated
  • restituted
  • reverberated
  • revolved
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