chaffer

Part of speech: verb

To buy.

Part of speech: verb

To dispute about price; bargain; haggle; chatter.

Part of speech: noun

A disputatious bargaining.

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Usage examples "chaffer":

  1. Very proud Chaffer was of them, for they meant; so much to him. - "Rataplan", Ellen Velvin.
  2. For Chaffer knew now what the danger was- it was a man; and he could, with his wonderful power of scent, smell him, although he was still a great distance away. - "Rataplan", Ellen Velvin.
  3. Some of the rabble began to chaffer with this ancient hucksteress. - "Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete", John Lothrop Motley.