- an act of giving one thing and receiving another (especially of the same type or value) in return；a visit or visits in which two people or groups from different countries stay with each other or do each other's jobs
- give something and receive something of the same kind in return；give or receive one thing in place of another
verb: exchange, 3rd person present: exchanges, gerund or present participle: exchanging, past tense: exchanged, past participle: exchanged
noun: exchange, plural noun: exchanges
- 1. an act of giving one thing and receiving another (especially of the same type or value) in return negotiations should eventually lead to an exchange of land for peace an exchange of prisoners of war 同義詞
- ▪ a visit or visits in which two people or groups from different countries stay with each other or do each other's jobs nine colleagues were away on an exchange visit to Germany
- ▪ a short conversation; an argument there was a heated exchange 同義詞
- ▪ the giving of money for its equivalent in the money of another country.
- ▪ the fee or percentage charged for converting the currency of one country into that of another.
- ▪ a system or market in which commercial transactions involving currency, shares, commodities, etc., can be carried out within or between countries.
- ▪ a central office or station of operations providing telephone service private branch exchanges to automate internal telephone networks
- ▪ a move or short sequence of moves in which both players capture material of comparable value, or particularly the exchange in which one captures a rook in return for a knight or bishop (and is said to win the exchange).
- ▪ a building or institution used for the trading of a particular commodity or commodities the New York Stock Exchange 同義詞
- 1. give something and receive something of the same kind in return we exchanged addresses he exchanged a concerned glance with Stephen
- ▪ give or receive one thing in place of another we regret that tickets cannot be exchanged I exchanged my overalls for a sober dark suit