chaffer

Definitions of chaffer
1

v talk socially without exchanging too much information

Synonyms:
chat, chatter, chew the fat, chit-chat, chitchat, claver, confab, confabulate, gossip, jaw, natter, shoot the breeze, visit
Types:
jawbone, schmoose, schmooze, shmoose, shmooze
talk idly or casually and in a friendly way
Type of:
converse, discourse
carry on a conversation

v wrangle (over a price, terms of an agreement, etc.)

Synonyms:
haggle, higgle, huckster
Types:
bargain down, beat down
persuade the seller to accept a lower price
Type of:
bargain, dicker
negotiate the terms of an exchange

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