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parley
used in The Two Towers

5 uses
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Definition
a negotiation or discussion — especially between enemies
  • Then he raised his empty hand, palm outward in token of parley.
    3.7 — Book 3 Chapter 7 — Helm's Deep (85% in)
  • This is no parley.
    3.7 — Book 3 Chapter 7 — Helm's Deep (87% in)
  • We go to a parley not to a fight.
    3.8 — Book 3 Chapter 8 — The Road to Isengard (10% in)
  • But will you parley with this dealer in treachery and murder?
    3.10 — Book 3 Chapter 10 — The Voice of Saruman (35% in)
  • We have a work to do, and this is no time or place for riddling or parleying.
    4.4 — Book 4 Chapter 4 — Of Herbs and Stewed Rabbit (68% in)

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