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Usage examples for negotiation

  1. During the year we have signed 11 new arbitration treaties, and 22 more are tinder negotiation. – State of the Union Addresses of Calvin Coolidge by Calvin Coolidge
  2. The negotiation at Frederickshamn, as far as I can understand, is proceeding slowly. – Memoirs and Correspondence of Admiral Lord de Saumarez. Vol II by Sir John Ross
  3. He talked of buying another mill, he even entered into a negotiation with that in view. – Ovington's Bank by Stanley J. Weyman
  4. The pope then suggested peaceful negotiation rather than disastrous war. – Monks, Popes, and their Political Intrigues by John Alberger
  5. When I came into office I found this to be the state of the negotiation. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  6. We may lay aside trifling disputes which cannot lead to serious differences between States, whether or not they drag on through years of diplomatic negotiation. – The Geneva Protocol by David Hunter Miller
  7. This was my first financial negotiation with the bankers of Europe. – Autobiography of Andrew Carnegie by Andrew Carnegie
  8. Banquets are not the place for negotiation. – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  9. Captain Coytmore seemed to consider for a moment whom he could send; and then, evidently desirous of furthering any pacific negotiation, said that he could detail a man for that duty. – The Story of Old Fort Loudon by Charles Egbert Craddock
  10. In the end it was possible to arrive at a peaceful state by force and negotiation. – The First Seventeen Years: Virginia 1607-1624 by Charles E. Hatch
  11. It must be considered also that the First Consul of France must feel no little portion of resentment towards this country, arising from the indignity with which his overtures of negotiation have been treated. – Selected-Speeches-on-British-Foreign-Policy-1738-1914 by Jones, Edgar R. (Edgar Rees), Sir
  12. But it seems unlikely that the negotiation went very far, considering the rigid manner in which Columbus insisted upon his exact conditions being accepted by the Spanish court. – The Life of Columbus by Arthur Helps
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