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in exchange

Definition of in exchange in English:

As a thing exchanged: he carried bags of groceries in exchange for a nickel
More example sentences
  • The emperor gave the two men a bag of gold coins in exchange for their promise to begin working on the fabric immediately.
  • If a new law is passed permitting sex in exchange for money to legally take place I believe many more people would stay safe.
  • I remember it clearly - Jason asking someone to sponsor his site in exchange for an iBook.
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Word of the day terpsichorean
Pronunciation: ˌtərpsikəˈrēən
adjective
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