To confer with another or others in order to come to terms or reach an agreement: "It is difficult to negotiate where neither will trust” ( Samuel Johnson). (verb-intransitive)
To arrange or settle by discussion and mutual agreement: negotiate a contract. (verb-transitive)
To transfer title to or ownership of (a promissory note, for example) to another party by delivery or by delivery and endorsement in return for value received. (verb-transitive)
To sell or discount (assets or securities, for example). (verb-transitive)
To succeed in going over or coping with: negotiate a sharp curve. (verb-transitive)
To succeed in accomplishing or managing: negotiate a difficult musical passage. (verb-transitive)
Examples of word negotiate
QUESTION: You keep using the term negotiate just like the Maersk Company did.
But these talks are being put in jeopardy by the crude and naive tactics of Government ministers who don't seem to understand the word negotiate.
One of the obstacles that Kate simply cannot negotiate is her own pride.
I do not know all of the inner workings of reality tv, but it appears to me that if one does not negotiate from the forefront regarding what will be shown and what will not, there is little choice when a questionable situation arises.
Whatever price they negotiate is independant of what the insurance company pays.