1. A particular instance of buying or selling (synset 101112179)
    "it was a package deal"; "I had no further trade with him"; "he's a master of the business deal"
  2. An agreement between parties (usually arrived at after discussion) fixing obligations of each (synset 106783960)
    "he made a bargain with the devil"; "he rose to prominence through a series of shady deals"
  3. (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent (synset 113796604)
    "a batch of letters"; "a deal of trouble"; "a lot of money"; "he made a mint on the stock market"; "see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos"; "it must have cost plenty"; "a slew of journalists"; "a wad of money"
  4. A plank of softwood (fir or pine board) (synset 115127189)
  5. Wood that is easy to saw (from conifers such as pine or fir) (synset 115124824)
  6. The cards held in a card game by a given player at any given time (synset 107973501)
    "I didn't hold a good hand all evening"; "he kept trying to see my hand"
  7. The type of treatment received (especially as the result of an agreement) (synset 107307886)
    "he got a good deal on his car"
  8. The act of distributing playing cards (synset 101087261)
    "the deal was passed around the table clockwise"
  9. The act of apportioning or distributing something (synset 101086561)
    "the captain was entrusted with the deal of provisions"
  1. Act on verbally or in some form of artistic expression (synset 201035399)
    "This book deals with incest"; "The course covered all of Western Civilization"; "The new book treats the history of China"
  2. Take into consideration for exemplifying purposes (synset 200736077)
    "Take the case of China"; "Consider the following case"
  3. Take action with respect to (someone or something) (synset 202376078)
    "How are we going to deal with this problem?"; "The teacher knew how to deal with these lazy students"
  4. Succeed in doing, achieving, or producing (something) with the limited or inadequate means available (synset 202593624)
    "We got by on just a gallon of gas"; "They made do on half a loaf of bread every day"
  5. Administer or bestow, as in small portions (synset 202299397)
    "administer critical remarks to everyone present"; "dole out some money"; "shell out pocket money for the children"; "deal a blow to someone"; "the machine dispenses soft drinks"
  6. Do business;
    Offer for sale as for one's livelihood (synset 202249738)
    "She deals in gold"; "The brothers sell shoes"
  7. Be in charge of, act on, or dispose of (synset 202441196)
    "I can deal with this crew of workers"; "This blender can't handle nuts"; "She managed her parents' affairs after they got too old"
  8. Behave in a certain way towards others (synset 202382855)
    "He deals fairly with his employees"
  9. Distribute cards to the players in a game (synset 202251238)
    "Who's dealing?"
  10. Direct the course of;
    Manage or control (synset 202450374)
    "You cannot conduct business like this"
  11. Give out as one's portion or share (synset 202299140)
  12. Give (a specific card) to a player (synset 202251468)
    "He dealt me the Queen of Spades"
  13. Sell (synset 202250775)
    "deal hashish"

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