negotiator


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ne·go·ti·ate

 (nĭ-gō′shē-āt′)
v. ne·go·ti·at·ed, ne·go·ti·at·ing, ne·go·ti·ates
v.intr.
To confer with another or others in order to come to terms or reach an agreement: "It is difficult to negotiate where neither will trust" (Samuel Johnson).
v.tr.
1. To arrange or settle by discussion and mutual agreement: negotiate a contract.
2. To transfer (an instrument, such as a promissory note) to another party by means of endorsement.
3.
a. To succeed in going over or through: negotiate a sharp curve.
b. To succeed in accomplishing or managing: negotiate a difficult musical passage.

[Latin negōtiārī, negōtiāt-, to transact business, from negōtium, business : neg-, not; see ne in Indo-European roots + ōtium, leisure.]

ne·go′ti·a′tor n.
ne·go′tia·to′ry (-shə-tôr′ē, -shē-ə-) adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.negotiator - someone who negotiates (confers with others in order to reach a settlement)negotiator - someone who negotiates (confers with others in order to reach a settlement)
communicator - a person who communicates with others
go-between, intercessor, intermediary, intermediator, mediator - a negotiator who acts as a link between parties
bargainer - negotiator of the terms of a transaction; "he is a hard bargainer"
compromiser - a negotiator willing to compromise; "Henry Clay was known as the Great Compromiser"
holdout - a negotiator who hopes to gain concessions by refusing to come to terms; "their star pitcher was a holdout for six weeks"
negotiatress, negotiatrix - a woman negotiator
representative - a person who represents others
settler - a negotiator who settles disputes

negotiator

noun mediator, ambassador, diplomat, delegate, intermediary, arbitrator, moderator, honest broker He is respected as a strong negotiator.
Translations
مُفَاوِضٌمُفاوِض
vyjednavačzprostředkovatel
forhandleforhandler
neuvottelija
pregovarač
samningamaîur
交渉者
협의자
vyjednávač
förhandlare
ผู้ต่อรอง
người thương thuyết

negotiator

[nɪˈgəʊʃɪeɪtəʳ] Nnegociador(a) m/f

negotiator

[nɪˈgəʊʃieɪtər] nnégociateur/trice m/f

negotiator

nUnterhändler(in) m(f)

negotiator

[nɪˈgəʊʃɪˌeɪtəʳ] nnegoziatore/trice

negotiate

(niˈgəuʃieit) verb
1. to bargain or discuss a subject in order to agree.
2. to arrange (a treaty, payment etc), usually after a long discussion.
3. to get past (an obstacle or difficulty).
neˈgotiator noun
neˌgotiˈation noun
Negotiations ended without any settlement being reached; The dispute was settled by negotiation.

negotiator

مُفَاوِضٌ vyjednavač forhandler Unterhändler διαπραγματευτής negociador neuvottelija négociateur pregovarač negoziatore 交渉者 협의자 onderhandelaar forhandler negocjator negociador сторона, ведущая переговоры förhandlare ผู้ต่อรอง arabulucu người thương thuyết 谈判代表
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But this war may bring round a peace; this peace will require a negotiator; that negotiator will be me.
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Yes," said Cromwell; "you have done, since I knew you, not only your duty, but more than your duty; you have been a faithful friend, a cautious negotiator, a brave soldier.
The matron watched him for a moment, and saw what was passing in his mind, and so, like a wise negotiator, threw in an appeal to his warm heart.
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Archdeacon Boyles was the church's chief negotiator and the person rightfully credited with navigating the often-turbulent waters of tough deal making with the government, a task for which few clergy would imagine they are equipped.
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They will know what to do in the presence of an aggressive buyer or a hostile negotiator.
By contrast, a negotiator has no list of answers that are always right or wrong.
As any climate change negotiator will tell you, applying carbon sinks toward an emissions reduction agreement is exquisitely complicated.
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