negotiation negotiation  /nɪ ˌɡoʊ ʃi ˈeɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a discussion intended to produce an agreement
  2. (n) the activity or business of negotiating an agreement; coming to terms

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Usage(s):

  1. One such tool is the Girls Scouts' new negotiation badge, launched last fall, which girls can earn after completing a seminar on negotiation skills.
  2. Though his hard warnings got and deserved the headlines, the President made pleas for peaceful negotiation his first and last points.
  3. Thirty years of negotiation have been fruitless, he says, and China has not made any effort to acknowledge the demands of the Tibetan people for autonomy.

News

  1. Turkey seeks negotiated end to anti-government protests

    By Daren Butler and Humeyra Pamuk ISTANBUL/ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan and the governor of Istanbul made what appeared to be final efforts to end two weeks of anti-government unrest by negotiation on Friday, meeting opponents of controversial plans to redevelop a city park. Erdogan met a delegation mostly made up of actors and artists but also including two members ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. RSPCA shelter’s offer accepted on building

    ASHEBORO — After weeks of intense negotiation, the Randolph SPCA is one step closer to its new home. Ally Thomas and Gary Hall, owners of Southern Tails Dog School and organizers of the local Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, signed a contract Wednesday to purchase the 300 W. Bailey St., Asheboro, property for $250,000.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Asheboro Courier-Tribune

  3. Mediacom expects no 'disruption of service' with WAFF; disappointed by station owner's negotiation tactics

    Negotiation battles becoming more public and approaching time limits could become more common in the coming years as television stations seek to grow their percentage of revenue from retransmission fees, according to one industry adviser.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Mobile Press-Register

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Quotes

  1. "This time, it's different because we are going to have a lot of participation in what I hope will launch a serious process negotiation between us and the Palestinians," Olmert said.
    on Nov 25, 2007 By: Ehud Olmert Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "It's not greenlit," Del Toro said last month. "That's categorical. We've been caught in a very tangled negotiation. There cannot be any start dates until the MGM [financial] situation gets resolved. They do hold a considerable portion of the...
    on Jun 16, 2010 By: Guillermo del Toro Source: The Guardian

  3. "The fact that somebody is reducing your salary is just telling me they're not satisfied with what you're doing," Torre said Friday at a news conference. "There really was no negotiation involved. I was hoping there would be, but there...
    on Oct 19, 2005 By: Joe Torre Source: 940 News

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