English dictionary definition of:

exchange


Noun

  • (chess) the capture by both players (usually on consecutive moves) of pieces of equal value
  • (chess) gaining (or losing) a rook in return for a knight or bishop
  • the act of putting one thing or person in the place of another:
  • reciprocal transfer of equivalent sums of money (especially the currencies of different countries)
  • the act of giving something in return for something received
  • the act of changing one thing for another thing
  • (sports) an unbroken sequence of several successive strokes
  • a workplace that serves as a telecommunications facility where lines from telephones can be connected together to permit communication
  • a workplace for buying and selling; open only to members
  • a mutual expression of views (especially an unpleasant one)
  • chemical process in which one atom or ion or group changes places with another

Verb

  • change over, change around, as to a new order or sequence
  • exchange or replace with another, usually of the same kind or category
  • exchange a penalty for a less severe one
  • give to, and receive from, one another
  • put in the place of another; switch seemingly equivalent items
  • hand over one and receive another, approximately equivalent

Thesaurus

central change commutation commute convert interchange rally replace substitute substitution switch

Spellzone course content

View spelling list Words ending in -ge and learn about the word exchange in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 19. Soft g: ge, gi, gy.

Scrabble score for exchange


Scrabble score = 21

Please note that scrabble only allows seven tiles to be placed at once.

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