1. exchange or replace with another, usually of the same kind or category 2. the act of putting one thing or person in the place of another: 'he sent Smith in for Jones but the substitution came too late to help' 3. a workplace that serves as a telecommunications facility where lines from telephones can be connected together to permit communication 4. change over, change around, as to a new order or sequence 5. exchange a penalty for a less severe one 6. reciprocal transfer of equivalent sums of money (especially the currencies of different countries) 7. the act of changing one thing for another thing
Example : They were promised immortality in exchange for their disobedience.
8. (sports) an unbroken sequence of several successive strokes 9. give to, and receive from, one another 10. put in the place of another 11. (chess) the capture by both players (usually on consecutive moves) of pieces of equal value
Example : the endgame began after the exchange of queens
12. (chess) gaining (or losing) a rook in return for a knight or bishop
Example : black lost the exchange
13. the act of giving something in return for something received
Example : deductible losses on sales or exchanges of property are allowable
14. a workplace for buying and selling 15. a mutual expression of views (especially an unpleasant one)
Example : they had a bitter exchange
16. chemical process in which one atom or ion or group changes places with another 17. hand over one and receive another, approximately equivalent
Example : exchange prisoners
Translation for "exchange"
exchange meaning in Spanish : intercambiar exchange meaning in German : Austausch- exchange meaning in Japanese : 交換 exchange meaning in Turkish : değiş tokuş exchange meaning in Chinese : 交换 exchange meaning in Arabic : تبادل exchange meaning in Polish : Wymieniać się exchange meaning in Hindi : अदला बदली exchange meaning in French : échange exchange meaning in Russian : обмен exchange meaning in Tamil : பரிமாற்றம் exchange meaning in Telugu : మార్పిడి