Anonymous
Anonymous asked in Society & CultureLanguages · 1 decade ago

Language Arts smarties!!!!!?

What does it mean when you give up something to get another thing. whats the proper word for that term.

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  • 1 decade ago
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    I believe you mean "to sacrifice". That means exactly what you said: give up something in order to get something else.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    not sure, I know a good term for giving up something is to sacrifice. Is that what you're thinking of?

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Quid pro quo

    Source(s): quid pro quo  [kwid proh kwoh] –noun, plural quid pro quos, quids pro quo for 2. 1. (italics) Latin. one thing in return for another. 2. something that is given or taken in return for something else; substitute.
  • 1 decade ago

    swapping, upgrading, trading are youn giving something up for something else of equal value?

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  • Amber
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    opportunity cost? trade? depends on the context.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    a substitution

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    give and receive

  • 1 decade ago

    trade?

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