Textual thesaurus for "exchange"

(noun) substitution, commutation

the act of putting one thing or person in the place of another: "he sent Smith in for Jones but the substitution came too late to help"

(noun) interchange

reciprocal transfer of equivalent sums of money (especially the currencies of different countries)

he earns his living from the interchange of currency

(noun) interchange

the act of changing one thing for another thing

Adam was promised immortality in exchange for his disobedience; there was an interchange of prisoners

(noun) rally

(sports) an unbroken sequence of several successive strokes

after a short rally Connors won the point

(noun) central, telephone exchange

a workplace that serves as a telecommunications facility where lines from telephones can be connected together to permit communication

(verb) switch, switch over

change over, change around, as to a new order or sequence

(verb) convert, commute, change

exchange or replace with another, usually of the same kind or category

Could you convert my dollars into pounds?; He changed his name; convert centimeters into inches; convert holdings into shares

(verb) commute, convert

exchange a penalty for a less severe one

(verb) change, interchange

give to, and receive from, one another

Would you change places with me?; We have been exchanging letters for a year

(verb) replace, interchange, substitute

put in the place of another; switch seemingly equivalent items

the con artist replaced the original with a fake Rembrandt; substitute regular milk with fat-free milk; synonyms can be interchanged without a changing the context's meaning