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1. dealings Transactions or relations with others, usually in business.
2. Method or manner of conduct in relation to others; treatment: honest dealing.


1. (Commerce)
a. selling or doing business in a particular commodity: arms dealing.
b. (as modifier): dealing fees.
2. (Stock Exchange)
a. selling or doing business in a particular commodity: arms dealing.
b. (as modifier): dealing fees.
3. behaviour towards other people; way of treating other people: fair dealing.


(ˈdi lɪŋ)

1. Usu., dealings. interaction: commercial dealings.
2. conduct in relations to others: honest dealing.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dealing - method or manner of conduct in relation to othersdealing - method or manner of conduct in relation to others; "honest dealing"
treatment, handling - the management of someone or something; "the handling of prisoners"; "the treatment of water sewage"; "the right to equal treatment in the criminal justice system"
2.dealing - the act of transacting within or between groups (as carrying on commercial activities)dealing - 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)
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[ˈdiːlɪŋ] N
1. (Comm) we have a reputation for honest dealingtenemos fama de ser honrados en nuestros negocios
2. (St Ex) → transacciones fpl (bursátiles)
a computerized dealing systemun sistema informatizado de transacciones (bursátiles)
dealing was sluggish todayhoy ha habido muy poco movimiento or muy poca actividad (bursátil)
when dealing started the price soaredcuando se abrió el mercado (bursátil) la cotización se disparó
3. (in drugs, arms) → tráfico m (in de)
see also insider B
see also wheeling
4. (also dealing out) (gen, Cards) → reparto m


(= trading)Handel m; (on stock exchange) → Handel m, → Transaktionen pl; (in drugs) → Dealen nt; he is involved in drug dealinger ist in den Drogenhandel verwickelt
(of cards)Geben nt, → Aus- or Verteilen nt
dealings pl (Comm) → Geschäfte pl; (generally) → Umgang m; to have dealings with somebodymit jdm zu tun haben; (Comm also) → Geschäftsbeziehungen zu jdm haben; he had secret dealings with the Mafiaer stand heimlich mit der Mafia in Verbindung


(diːl) noun
1. a bargain or arrangement. a business deal.
2. the act of dividing cards among players in a card game.
verbpast tense, past participle dealt (delt)
1. to do business, especially to buy and sell. I think he deals in stocks and shares.
2. to distribute (cards).
ˈdealer noun
1. a person who buys and sells. a dealer in antiques.
2. the person who distributes the cards in a card game.
ˈdealing noun
(usually in plural) contact (often in business), bargaining, agreement etc made (between two or more people or groups). fair/honest dealing; dealing on the Stock Market; I have no dealings with him.
deal with
1. to be concerned with. This book deals with methods of teaching English.
2. to take action about, especially in order to solve a problem, get rid of a person, complete a piece of business etc. She deals with all the inquiries.
a good deal / a great deal
much or a lot. They made a good deal of noise; She spent a great deal of money on it.
References in classic literature ?
It is better dealing with men in appetite, than with those that are where they would be.
I'll just finish dealing, and then Ilyushka will come with his chorus.
Miss Julia," continuing aloud, "my nature is all plain- dealing, and I am delighted to find a congenial spirit.
At first sight the difference does not seem great in either line of dealing with the difficult problem of limitations.