Dealing - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈdiːlɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word dealing
Brit.  |ˈdiːlɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word dealing
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to deal

noun

- method or manner of conduct in relation to others

honest dealing

- the act of transacting within or between groups (as carrying on commercial activities)(syn: dealings, transaction)

he has always been honest is his dealings with me

Examples

He has a reputation for fair dealing.

He suggested several different ways of dealing with the problem.

Dealing out the cards for a game of poker

She got caught dealing drugs in school.

She has a lot of practical experience in dealing with these kinds of problems.

She was dealing with a family crisis at the time.

He was criticized for his lack of enterprise in dealing with the crisis.

He advises patience when dealing with children.

psychological mechanisms for dealing with a tragic loss

She is dealing with the stresses of working full-time and going to school.

...the salesclerk showed great reserve in dealing with the unreasonable demands of the angry customer...

He always uses care and discretion when dealing with others.

The government has acted with restraint in dealing with this crisis.

She has infinite patience when she's dealing with children.

...literature dealing with the dissolute and degrading aspects of human experience...

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