horse trading

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Synonyms for horse trading

the swapping of horses (accompanied by much bargaining)


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negotiation accompanied by mutual concessions and shrewd bargaining

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LEFKOSA, May 10, 2011 (TUR) -- UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged Cypriot parties to start intensified talks and horse trading after the three-way meeting planned for June, Turkish Cypriot President Dervis Eroglu said on Tuesday.
At a time when courts were extending the power of consumers over vendors, caveat emptor remained the norm in horse trading.
The author provides an interesting demonstration of how the basic principles of horse trading, particularly the male rivalry and truth-stretching, evolved and continued on the floor of automobile showrooms.
There ill be a lot of horse trading going on between competitors," predicts one industry analyst.
LAHORE -- The PMLN Central Leader MNA Hamza Shahbaz has said that there was no room for horse trading in the electoral process and those hatching conspiracies against the public mandate would be exposed.
Election commission should strict steps to stop horse trading in senate elections.
Islamabad -- Electoral rigging and horse trading at multiple levels is a major issue that lies at the root of manipulated power transfer and needs to be addressed comprehensively in a holistic manner instead of looking for piecemeal solutions.
The committees would contact different political parties so that horse trading can be discouraged and transparency ensured.
We told him ( governor) that the delay would only lead to horse trading," he said, adding, " We apprised him of the necessity to do it at the earliest since the budget session of the Assembly is around the corner.
The AAP leader accused BJP of indulging in horse trading to form the government in Delhi.
New Delhi, July 17 ( ANI ): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has reacted strongly to m dmi Party (P) chief Arvind Kejriwal's horse trading charge, with party vice president Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi accusing the latter of making comments out of sheer frustration.
But for the first time in 400 years, there was no horse trading at the Auld Lammas Fair in Ballycastle after restrictions were put in place by Moyle District Council.
WELL, after five days of horse trading, we have a Government albeit a coalition.
In-running layers didn't get too carried away on this occasion, though, the horse trading at a high of 12 mid-race despite having been given a couple of cracks.
People have a habit of asking for a lot more than what they know they can get, knowing all along that they will have to do some horse trading along the way,'' Scott said.