Hyphenation of deal

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Definitions of deal:

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
An agreement between parties (usually arrived at after discussion) fixing obligations of each
He made a bargain with the devil He rose to prominence through a series of shady deals
(often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent
A batch of letters A deal of trouble A lot of money He made a mint on the stock market See the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos It must have cost plenty A slew of journalists A wad of money
A plank of softwood (fir or pine board)
Wood that is easy to saw (from conifers such as pine or fir)
The cards held in a card game by a given player at any given time
I didn't hold a good hand all evening He kept trying to see my hand
The type of treatment received (especially as the result of an agreement)
He got a good deal on his car
The act of distributing playing cards
The deal was passed around the table clockwise
The act of apportioning or distributing something
The captain was entrusted with the deal of provisions
Act on verbally or in some form of artistic expression
This book deals with incest The course covered all of Western Civilization The new book treats the history of China
Take into consideration for exemplifying purposes
Take the case of China Consider the following case
Take action with respect to (someone or something)
How are we going to deal with this problem? The teacher knew how to deal with these lazy students
Come to terms with
We got by on just a gallon of gas They made do on half a loaf of bread every day
Administer or bestow, as in small portions
Administer critical remarks to everyone present Dole out some money Shell out pocket money for the children Deal a blow to someone The machine dispenses soft drinks
Do business
Offer for sale as for one's livelihood She deals in gold The brothers sell shoes
Be in charge of, act on, or dispose of
I can deal with this crew of workers This blender can't handle nuts She managed her parents' affairs after they got too old
Behave in a certain way towards others
He deals fairly with his employees
Distribute cards to the players in a game
Who's dealing?
Direct the course of
Manage or control You cannot conduct business like this
Give out as one's portion or share
Give (a specific card) to a player
He dealt me the Queen of Spades
Deal hashish

Synonyms of deal:

adj woody
noun trade, business deal, transaction, dealing, dealings
noun bargain, agreement, understanding
noun batch, flock, good deal, great deal, hatful, heap, lot, mass, mess, mickle, mint, muckle, peck, pile, plenty, pot, quite a little, raft, sight, slew, spate, stack, tidy sum, wad, whole lot, whole slew, large indefinite quantity, large indefinite amount
noun board, plank
noun softwood, wood
noun hand, collection, aggregation, accumulation, assemblage
noun result, resultant, final result, outcome, termination
noun distribution
noun allotment, apportionment, apportioning, allocation, parceling, parcelling, assignation
verb cover, treat, handle, plow, address, broach, initiate
verb act, move
verb consider, take, look at, think about
verb cope, get by, make out, make do, contend, grapple, manage, act, move
verb distribute, administer, mete out, parcel out, lot, dispense, shell out, deal out, dish out, allot, dole out, give
verb sell, trade, transact, deal out, trade
verb manage, care, handle, control, command
verb behave, acquit, bear, deport, conduct, comport, carry
verb distribute, administer, mete out, parcel out, lot, dispense, shell out, deal out, dish out, allot, dole out
verb conduct, carry on, manage, care, handle
verb share, divvy up, portion out, apportion, distribute, give out, hand out
verb pass, hand, reach, pass on, turn over, give
verb sell, trade

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