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trans·ac·tion

 (trăn-săk′shən, -zăk′-)
n.
1. The act of transacting or the fact of being transacted.
2. Something transacted, especially a business agreement or exchange.
3. Communication involving two or more people that affects all those involved; personal interaction: "a rich sense of the transaction between writer and reader" (William Zinsser).
4. transactions A record of business conducted at a meeting; proceedings.

trans·ac′tion·al adj.

transaction

(trænˈzækʃən)
n
1. (Commerce) something that is transacted, esp a business deal or negotiation
2. the act of transacting or the state of being transacted
3. (Journalism & Publishing) (plural) the published records of the proceedings of a society, conference, etc
4. (Commerce) (in business computing) the act of obtaining and paying for an item or service
5. (Computer Science) (in general computing) the transmission and processing of an item of data
transˈactional adj
transˈactionally adv

trans•ac•tion

(trænˈsæk ʃən, -ˈzæk-)

n.
1. the act or process of transacting; the fact of being transacted.
2. something that is transacted, esp. a business agreement.
3. transactions, the published record of the proceedings at a meeting of a learned society or other association.
4. Psychol. an interaction of an individual with one or more other persons, esp. as influenced by their assumed relational roles of parent, child, or adult.
[1425–75; late Middle English < Latin trānsāctiō completion, transaction. See transact, -tion]
trans•ac′tion•al, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.transaction - the act of transacting within or between groups (as carrying on commercial activities)transaction - the act of transacting within or between groups (as carrying on commercial activities); "no transactions are possible without him"; "he has always been honest is his dealings with me"
group action - action taken by a group of people
commerce, commercialism, mercantilism - transactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services)
affairs - transactions of professional or public interest; "news of current affairs"; "great affairs of state"
operations, trading operations - financial transactions at a brokerage; having to do with the execution of trades and keeping customer records
transference, transfer - transferring ownership
exchange - the act of giving something in return for something received; "deductible losses on sales or exchanges of property are allowable"
business deal, deal, trade - a particular instance of buying or selling; "it was a package deal"; "I had no further trade with him"; "he's a master of the business deal"
downtick - a transaction in the stock market at a price below the price of the preceding transaction
uptick - a transaction in the stock market at a price above the price of the preceding transaction
borrowing - obtaining funds from a lender
renting, rental - the act of paying for the use of something (as an apartment or house or car)

transaction

noun
1. deal, matter, affair, negotiation, business, action, event, proceeding, enterprise, bargain, coup, undertaking, deed, occurrence plans to disclose a business transaction with British Telecommunications
2. conducting, negotiation, performance, handling, settling, conduct, organization, clinching, execution, thrashing out Entertaining facilitates the transaction of business.
plural noun
1. records, minutes, affairs, proceedings, goings-on (informal), annals, doings the transactions of the Metallurgical Society of Great Britain

transaction

noun
An agreement, especially one involving a sale or exchange:
Translations
تَعامُل، إجْراءمعاملةمُعَامَلَةمُعامَلَةٌ تِجارِيَّه
transakcevyjednání
transaktionudførelseforretning
liiketoimi
transakcija
tranzakcióügylet
framkvæmdframkvæmd; viîskipti
トランザクション取引
거래
transakcia
transaktion
การติดต่อทางธุรกิจ การดำเนินการทางธุรกิจ
iş yapmaişlem
giao dịch

transaction

[trænˈzækʃən] N
1. (= deal) → operación f, transacción f
cash transactionsoperaciones fpl al contado
2. (= paperwork) → tramitación f
3. transactions (= records) [of society] → actas fpl, memorias fpl

transaction

[trænˈzækʃən]
ntransaction f
cash transaction → transaction au comptant

transaction

n
(= act)Abwicklung f; (= deal)Abschluss m; transaction of businessGeschäftsbetrieb m; the bank will be closed for the transaction of business at 3 p.m.die Bank hat or ist ab 15.00 Uhr geschlossen
(= piece of business)Geschäft nt; (Fin, St Ex) → Transaktion f
transactions pl (of society)Sitzungsbericht m

transaction

[trænˈzækʃn] n (business) → trattativa; (in bank) → operazione f, transazione f transactions npl (minutes) → atti mpl
cash transaction → operazione in contanti

transact

(trӕnˈsӕkt) verb
to do or carry out (business).
tranˈsaction (-ʃən) noun
1. a particular piece of business; a business deal.
2. the act of transacting. The transaction of the deal took several days.

transaction

مُعَامَلَة transakce transaktion Transaktion συναλλαγή transacción liiketoimi transaction transakcija operazione 取引 거래 transactie transaksjon transakcja transação сделка transaktion การติดต่อทางธุรกิจ การดำเนินการทางธุรกิจ işlem giao dịch 交易
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One moment, Miss Christie," said Dick lightly, as his thumb and finger relaxed in his waistcoat pocket over the only piece of money in the world that had remained to him after his extravagant purchase of Christie's saffrona rose, "one moment: in this yer monetary transaction, if you like, you are at liberty to use MY name.
Tom had watched the whole transaction from first to last, and had a perfect understanding of its results.
This thing of using the common beggar's trick and the common beggar's shibboleth to put you on your liberality when you were expecting a simple straightforward commercial transaction, adds a little to your prospering sense of irritation.
So complicated, however, was the nature of this particular business transaction, and so tortuous the paths of its progress (partly owing to the complete disappearance of the owner of the horse, who had gone to the West and left no address), that it took the sheriff many weeks to prove Mr.
I was so terrified and horror-stricken at the sight, that I hid myself in a closet, and dared not venture out till long after the bloody transaction was over.
None of that upright integrity, that strict adherence to truth and principle, that disdain of trick and littleness, which a man should display in every transaction of his life.
I have scarcely interchanged a syllable with one of them; and as to thinking well of them, I consider some respectable, and stately, and middle-aged, and others young, dashing, handsome, and lively: but certainly they are all at liberty to be the recipients of whose smiles they please, without my feeling disposed to consider the transaction of any moment to me.
This sum I authorize you to pay them, on their personal application, with the necessary acknowledgment of receipt; and on the express understanding that the transaction, so completed, is to be the beginning and the end of my connection with them.
In the morning, too, when I felt weary, and should have enjoyed another hour's repose very much, it was a tiresome thing to be roused, like the Sultana Scheherazade, and forced into a long story before the getting-up bell rang; but Steerforth was resolute; and as he explained to me, in return, my sums and exercises, and anything in my tasks that was too hard for me, I was no loser by the transaction.
She had no idea what stock she had, or what the price of anything in it was; but there was a little greasy memorandum-book kept in a drawer, which served as a Catalogue of Prices, and by this oracle Biddy arranged all the shop transaction.
Keating rode up now, and the transaction became more complicated.
Isaac's own share in this transaction was considerable, and he well knew that the Prince's eager desire to bring it to a conclusion would ensure him his protection in the dilemma in which he stood.