negotiator negotiator  /nə ˈɡoʊ ʃi ˌeɪ tər/


  • (n) someone who negotiates (confers with others in order to reach a settlement)



  1. EU foreign policy chief Javier Solana, right, and Iran's top nuclear negotiator Ali Larijani shake hands during their meeting in Ankara, April 25, 2007.
  2. Iran's then-chief negotiator, the conservative pragmatist Ali Larijani, welcomed the Russian proposal and said it would be studied.
  3. Previously, he worked as an arms-control negotiator for the United States in Europe.


  1. Is Jalili The Iranian Establishment's Candidate Of Choice?

    Said Jalili, Iran's top nuclear negotiator, is the youngest and most conservative of the six candidates who will contest the June 14 presidential election. He has also been described by some observers as the Iranian establishment's preferred man for the job, a nod that would go far to secure his victory. Indeed, there are solid arguments to support that perception. -Golnaz Esfandiari, RFE
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Payvand Iran News

  2. Pennsbury negotiator: Savings in health benefits could avoid potential outsourcing of support staff

    PENNSBURY – The potential outsourcing of support staff in the district could be avoided if there would be a savings in health benefits, according to Jeffrey Sultanik, chief negotiator for the school district,
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Yardley News

  3. Nuclear negotiator Jalili edges ahead in Iranian election race

    By Jon Hemming DUBAI (Reuters) - Steadfastly loyal to Iran's supreme leader, Saeed Jalili has taken a tough line with the West as chief nuclear negotiator and is now a leading contender in the June 14 presidential election with a slick campaign and pledges to fix the faulty economy. With two prominent, more pragmatic candidates disqualified from running, the race is now dominated by conservative ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Word of the Day
untenable untenable
/ən ˈtɛ nə bəl /