1 deal, bargain, dicker, haggle, chaffer, palter; discuss, debate, mediate, consult, parley, speak, talk, transact, come to terms:
A conglomerate is negotiating to buy our company. The company asked me to negotiate on our behalf
2 arrange (for), organize, orchestrate, conduct, handle, manoeuvre, manage, engineer, work out, settle, get, obtain, bring off or about, carry off, accomplish, do, execute, effect, complete, conclude, Colloq pull off:
Will you be able to negotiate a loan for the car?
3 manoeuvre, clear, get through or past or round or over, pass, cross, Colloq make (it (through or past or round or over)):
Will you be able to negotiate the barbed-wire fence?