General English


  • noun a system in which advertising space or time is exchanged for goods from the advertiser
  • verb to exchange goods for other goods and not for money


  • noun a system where goods are exchanged for other goods and not sold for money. This is an inefficient system where money is readily available, as it implies that each party has to carry large stocks of what the other party wants.
  • verb to exchange goods by the barter system