What does Transaction mean?

Definitions for Transactiontrænˈsæk ʃən, -ˈzæk-

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Transaction.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. transaction, dealing, dealings(noun)

    the act of transacting within or between groups (as carrying on commercial activities)

    "no transactions are possible without him"; "he has always been honest is his dealings with me"


  1. transaction(Noun)

    The act of conducting or carrying out (business, negotiations, plans).

  2. transaction(Noun)

    A deal or business agreement.

  3. transaction(Noun)

    An exchange or trade, as of ideas, money, goods, etc.

  4. transaction(Noun)

    The transfer of funds into, out of, or from an account.

  5. transaction(Noun)

    An atomic operation; a message, data modification, or other procedure that is guaranteed to perform completely or not at all (e.g. a database transaction).

  6. transaction(Noun)

    A record of the proceedings of a learned society

  7. Origin: From transactio.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Transaction(noun)

    the doing or performing of any business; management of any affair; performance

  2. Transaction(noun)

    that which is done; an affair; as, the transactions on the exchange

  3. Transaction(noun)

    an adjustment of a dispute between parties by mutual agreement

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Transaction' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4020

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Transaction' in Nouns Frequency: #1036


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Transaction in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Transaction in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Competition Commission spokesman Itumeleng Lesofe:

    This transaction raises certain concerns which should be considered and addressed, it is for this reason that we need more time to evaluate the transaction.

  2. Morgan Stanley analysts:

    Although the transaction is only a modest step in delevering the balance sheet, the fact that Anglo American got another transaction done is a positive sign.

  3. Attorney Nicholas O'Donnell:

    Any transaction in 1935, where the sellers on the one side were Jews and the buyer on the other side was the Nazi state itself is by definition a void transaction.

  4. Victor Suarez:

    It is not being contemplated as a $3 billion transaction, there is no market for it, we are trying to achieve a smaller transaction, with reasonable terms, of some $400 to $500 million.

  5. Victor Hugo:

    He who every morning plans the transaction of the day and follows out that plan, carries a thread that will guide him through the maze of the most busy life. But where no plan is laid, where the disposal of time is surrendered merely to the chance of incidence, chaos will soon reign.

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Translations for Transaction

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • صفقة-( safka), معاملةArabic
  • transakceCzech
  • forretning, transaktion, overenskomstDanish
  • Transaktion, GeschäftGerman
  • δοσοληψία, διεξαγωγή, συναλλαγή, διενέργειαGreek
  • transacciónSpanish
  • transaktio, liiketoimi, vuorovaikutus, rahansiirtoFinnish
  • עסקהHebrew
  • トランザクション, 取り引き, 取引, 振り替え, 処理, 振替Japanese
  • 거래Korean
  • ഇടപാട്Malayalam
  • transaçãoPortuguese
  • afacere, transacție, operație comercialăRomanian
  • операция обмена, транзакция, сделка, проводкаRussian
  • transaktion, överföringSwedish
  • Giao dịchVietnamese
  • 交易Chinese

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