- An exchange of goods or services without the use of money.
- We had no money so we had to live by barter.
- The goods or services used in such an exchange.
- The man used his watch as barter to pay for his tab.
- French: troc
- German: Tauschhandel, Tauschgeschäft
- Italian: baratto
- Portuguese: permuta, escambo
- Russian: ба́ртер
- Spanish: trueque
- German: Tauschware
barter (barters, present participle bartering; past and past participle bartered)
- (transitive, intransitive) To exchange goods or services without involving money.
- She bartered a bonsai for one of the rare books in my library.
- You may be able to barter for some of the items you need at the local market.
- French: troquer
- German: tauschen
- Italian: barattare
- Portuguese: trocar
- Russian: проводи́ть ба́ртерные сде́лки
- Spanish: trocar