WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
- [uncountable] the act or process of transacting;
the fact of being transacted.
- [countable] something transacted, esp. a business agreement.
- the act of transacting or the fact of being transacted.
- an instance or process of transacting something.
- something that is transacted, esp. a business agreement.
- Psychologyan interaction of an individual with one or more other persons, esp. as influenced by their assumed relational roles of parent, child, or adult.
- transactions, the published records of the proceedings, as papers read, addresses delivered, or discussions, at the meetings of a learned society or the like.
trans•ac ′tion•al•ly, adv.
- Latin trānsāctiōn- (stem of trānsāctiō) completion, transaction. See transact, -ion
- late Middle English 1425–75
- 2.See corresponding entry in Unabridged deal, bargain, enterprise, venture, affair.