Definition of transaction:
motion, action, exertion, movement, exploit, bargain, step, act, covenant, agree, feat, dealing, compact, purchasing, traffic, consummation, event, contract, dealings, accomplishment, doing, work, operation, purchase, happening, performance, relations, deed, deal, execution, effect, buying, undertaking, sale, disposal, achievement, proceeding, matter, exercise.
business (part of speech: noun)
- busy work,
- "The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus", American Anti-Slavery Society.
He met Captain Wilson at the Governor's table, and stated that Jack and Gascoigne had been put in irons by order of Captain Tartar; his suspicions, and the report that the duel had in consequence taken place; but Gascoigne and Jack had both agreed that they would not communicate the events of their cruise to anybody on board of the Aurora; and therefore nothing else was known, except that they must have made powerful friends somehow or another; and there appeared in the conduct of Captain Tartar, as well as in the whole transaction, somewhat of a mystery.- "Mr. Midshipman Easy", Captain Frederick Marryat.
- "The History of the Rise, Progress and Accomplishment of the Abolition of the African Slave-Trade, by the British Parliament (1839)", Thomas Clarkson.