English dictionary definition of:

deal


Noun

  • the act of apportioning or distributing something
  • the act of distributing playing cards
  • a particular instance of buying or selling
  • an agreement between parties (usually arrived at after discussion) fixing obligations of each
  • the type of treatment received (especially as the result of an agreement)
  • the cards held in a card game by a given player at any given time
  • (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent
  • wood that is easy to saw (from conifers such as pine or fir)
  • a plank of softwood (fir or pine board)

Verb

  • take into consideration for exemplifying purposes
  • act on verbally or in some form of artistic expression
  • do business; offer for sale as for one's livelihood
  • sell
  • distribute cards to the players in a game
  • give (a specific card) to a player
  • give out as one's portion or share
  • administer or bestow, as in small portions
  • take action with respect to (someone or something)
  • behave in a certain way towards others
  • be in charge of, act on, or dispose of
  • direct the course of; manage or control
  • come to terms with

Thesaurus

address administer allot apportion bargain batch care conduct consider contend cope cover dispense distribute flock grapple hand handle hatful heap lot manage mass mess mickle mint mountain muckle passel peck pile plenty plow American English spelling pot raft sell share sight slew softwood spate stack take trade treat wad

Spellzone course content

View spelling list ea words - set 1 and learn about the word deal in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 7. Long vowels e.g ee, ea or y? oa, o-e, or ow? u-e, ue, or ew?.

Scrabble score for deal


Scrabble score = 5

generated at 15:05:45 on 18-01-20

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