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  1. swapnoun

    quid pro quo, barter, trade

  2. swapnoun

    To strike, hit.

    barter, trade, quid pro quo, exchange, switch

  3. swapverb

    To exchange or give (something) in an exchange (for something else).

    barter, quid pro quo, trade

Princeton's WordNet

  1. barter, swap, swop, tradeverb

    an equal exchange

    "we had no money so we had to live by barter"

    business deal, deal, swop, patronage, trade wind, barter, trade, craft

  2. trade, swap, swop, switchverb

    exchange or give (something) in exchange for

    merchandise, change, throw, interchange, tack, alternate, deal, shift, switch over, exchange, trade in, flip-flop, trade, switch, sell, change over, flip, swop

  3. swapverb

    move (a piece of a program) into memory, in computer science

    trade, swop, switch

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  1. swapverb

    [Colloquial.. Written also Swop.] exchange, barter, trade

  2. swapnoun

    exchange, barter, barter-trade

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. swapverb

    exchange, trade

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  1. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop:

    What we are seeking to do is have an opportunity to talk about options that might be available in the area of prisoner transfer or prisoner swap, absolutely no details, but we are seeking opportunities to explore every option that might be available to us every avenue that might be available to save the lives of these two men.

  2. David Burke:

    We're asking people to swap an immediate lethal risk for the threat of a small fine, if that helps keep a few dozen per year out of my trauma room, I'll take the governance.

  3. Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop:

    I asked for a pause in their preparations for the executions of Mr Sukumaran and Mr Chan so that we could explore some kind of prisoner swap, or prisoner transfer, or a swap of their Indonesian prisoners who are in jail in Australia for a stay of execution for Mr Sukumaran and Mr Chan.

  4. Edie Bornstein:

    We want to take prudent measures, so even if things change tomorrow, if we could swap Nassau for Havana on an itinerary, we would want to consider safety first, regulations first.

  5. Murat Kurt:

    The NFL's highest priority is basically broadcasting requirements, we said, 'If we swap the order, if we give the priority to fairness and leave the object of making the broadcasters happy to the second place.'.

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