renegotiate
transitive verb Date: circa 1934 to negotiate again (as to adjust interest rates or repayments or to get more money) <
renegotiate a loan
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renegotiate a contract
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renegotiation noun

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  • renegotiate — UK US /ˌriːnəˈɡəʊʃieɪt/ verb [I or T] ► to discuss an agreement again in order to change it: »The bank did not want to renegotiate the terms of the loan. renegotiation noun [C or U] ► »He will be in a powerful position regarding a renegotiation… …   Financial and business terms

  • renegotiate — re·ne·go·ti·ate /ˌrē ni gō shē ˌāt/ vt: to negotiate again (as for more money or to adjust interest rates or repayments); specif: to determine under statutory procedure the existence and amount of excess profits on (a government contract) in… …   Law dictionary

  • renegotiate — 1934, from RE (Cf. re ) + NEGOTIATE (Cf. negotiate). Related: Renegotiated; renegotiating …   Etymology dictionary

  • renegotiate — ► VERB ▪ negotiate again in order to change the original agreed terms. DERIVATIVES renegotiable adjective renegotiation noun …   English terms dictionary

  • renegotiate — [rē΄nə gō′shē āt΄] vi., vt. renegotiated, renegotiating to negotiate again; specif., to review (a contract) with a view to obtaining more equitable or favorable terms renegotiable adj. renegotiation n …   English World dictionary

  • renegotiate — /ˌri:nɪ gəυʃieɪt/ verb to negotiate something again ● The company was forced to renegotiate the terms of the loan …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • renegotiate — renegotiable /ree ni goh shee euh beuhl, sheuh beuhl/, adj. renegotiation, n. /ree ni goh shee ayt /, v., renegotiated, renegotiating. v.t. 1. to negotiate again, as a loan, treaty, etc. 2. to reexamine (a government contract) with a view to… …   Universalium

  • renegotiate — verb To negotiate new terms to replace old ones …   Wiktionary

  • renegotiate — rɪːnɪ gəʊʃɪeɪt v. negotiate again, settle again through bargaining or discussion …   English contemporary dictionary

  • renegotiate — verb negotiate again in order to change the original agreed terms. Derivatives renegotiable adjective renegotiation noun …   English new terms dictionary

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