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Synonyms of exchange in English:


  • 1 they aim to promote the open exchange of ideas
    interchange, trade, trading, trade-off, swapping, barter, giving and taking, traffic, trafficking, bandying, reciprocity
  • 2 he became a broker on the exchange
  • 3 they had a brief and acrimonious exchange
    British informalconfab, row, barney, slanging match
  • verb

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  • we exchanged shirts
  • Phrases

    exchange blows

    they exchanged blows with men from a nearby village
    fight, brawl, grapple, scuffle, tussle, box, come to blows, engage in fisticuffs;
    hit each other
    informalscrap, have a set-to, have a ding-dong
    British informalhave a punch-up
    Scottish informalswedge
    North American informalroughhouse
    Australian/New Zealand informalstoush, go the knuckle

    exchange words

    the two exchanged words and a fight ensued
    argue, disagree, quarrel, squabble, clash, have an argument, have a disagreement, have a quarrel, have a squabble
    British informalhave a slanging match

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