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1. deal

verb. ['ˈdiːl'] act on verbally or in some form of artistic expression.

Synonyms

  • treat
  • talk about
  • address
  • cover
  • discuss
  • encompass
  • theologise
  • do by
  • comprehend
  • plow
  • embrace
  • handle
  • initiate
  • discourse
  • broach

Antonyms

  • idle
  • fail
  • malfunction
  • evolution

Etymology

  • dele (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dæl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dele (Middle Low German)
  • delen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dælan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Fair Deal

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  • puerile
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  • mcniel
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  • mcgreal
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  • jabril
  • genteel
  • corniel
  • corneal
  • congeal
  • conceal
  • braziel

2. deal

verb. ['ˈdiːl'] take into consideration for exemplifying purposes.

Synonyms

  • dally
  • look at
  • consider
  • trifle
  • play
  • think about
  • contemplate
  • warm to
  • take

Antonyms

  • nonintellectual
  • stupidity
  • intellectual
  • disobey

Etymology

  • dele (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dæl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dele (Middle Low German)
  • delen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dælan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. deal

verb. ['ˈdiːl'] take action with respect to (someone or something).

Synonyms

  • act

Antonyms

  • disagree
  • disjoin

Etymology

  • dele (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dæl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dele (Middle Low German)
  • delen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dælan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. fair

adjective. ['ˈfɛr'] free from favoritism or self-interest or bias or deception; conforming with established standards or rules.

Synonyms

  • antitrust
  • sporting
  • impartial
  • clean
  • just
  • fairness
  • sensible
  • sportsmanlike
  • fair-and-square
  • fair-minded
  • equity
  • antimonopoly
  • sporty

Antonyms

  • unfairness
  • partial
  • unreasonable
  • unfair

Etymology

  • feire (English)
  • feriae (Latin)
  • fæger (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. deal

verb. ['ˈdiːl'] come to terms with.

Synonyms

  • scrape along
  • grapple
  • improvise
  • scrape by
  • make do
  • squeak by
  • squeeze by
  • match
  • act
  • move
  • rub along
  • hack
  • scratch along
  • cope with
  • fend
  • get by
  • meet
  • contend
  • manage
  • cut
  • make out
  • extemporize

Antonyms

  • precede
  • advance
  • rush
  • converge

Etymology

  • dele (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dæl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dele (Middle Low German)
  • delen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dælan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. deal

noun. ['ˈdiːl'] a particular instance of buying or selling.

Synonyms

  • penny ante
  • transaction
  • dealing
  • dealings
  • arms deal
  • business deal

Antonyms

  • ebbtide
  • good fortune
  • bad luck
  • misfortune

Etymology

  • dele (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dæl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dele (Middle Low German)
  • delen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dælan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. deal

verb. ['ˈdiːl'] administer or bestow, as in small portions.

Synonyms

  • dole out
  • portion
  • deal out
  • administer
  • distribute
  • assign
  • lot
  • shell out
  • allot
  • give
  • dish out
  • mete out
  • parcel out
  • reallot
  • apply

Antonyms

  • relative
  • secondary
  • discontinue
  • differ

Etymology

  • dele (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dæl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dele (Middle Low German)
  • delen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dælan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. deal

verb. ['ˈdiːl'] do business; offer for sale as for one's livelihood.

Synonyms

  • push
  • monger
  • trade
  • huckster
  • sell
  • hawk
  • pyramid
  • peddle
  • black marketeer
  • vend
  • pitch
  • market

Antonyms

  • irreversible process
  • reversible process
  • decrease
  • increase

Etymology

  • dele (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dæl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dele (Middle Low German)
  • delen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dælan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. deal

verb. ['ˈdiːl'] distribute cards to the players in a game.

Synonyms

  • dole out
  • deal out
  • administer
  • distribute
  • lot
  • shell out
  • allot
  • misdeal
  • dish out
  • mete out
  • parcel out

Antonyms

  • permit
  • inaccessibility
  • unavailability
  • succeed

Etymology

  • dele (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dæl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dele (Middle Low German)
  • delen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dælan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. fair

adjective. ['ˈfɛr'] not excessive or extreme.

Synonyms

  • moderate
  • fairish

Antonyms

  • full
  • qualified
  • maladroit

Etymology

  • feire (English)
  • feriae (Latin)
  • fæger (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Example sentences of the word fair-deal


1. Noun Phrase
Perhaps the most effective way in which to effectively sell your house is to determine a price that will allow you to profit even as it gives the buyer a fair deal.

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