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parley with someone

Fig. to talk with someone. I need to parley with my brother before making a financial commitment. We need to parley with each other sometime soon.
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Finally the parley was concluded and the men con-tinued on their way while the Sagoths returned to where I stood with my guard.
As well hold parley with a pack of ravening wolves," said the French captain.
Our next work was to repair the boat, and think of seizing the ship: and as for the captain, now he had leisure to parley with them, he expostulated with them upon the villainy of their practices with him, and upon the further wickedness of their design, and how certainly it must bring them to misery and distress in the end, and perhaps to the gallows.
To these in the morning I sent the captain, who was to enter into a parley with them; in a word, to try them, and tell me whether he thought they might be trusted or not to go on board and surprise the ship.
We then called again to the foremost boat, and offered a truce, to parley again, and to know what her business was with us; but had no answer, only she crowded close under our stern.
From the bottom of the slope, where the parleys had taken place, came the report of musketry.
The Head of Middle East, Africa and Central Asia Sales for British Airways, Paolo De-Renzis said this at a media parley, which also coincided with his first visit to Nigeria.
The sisters, both from West Parley, Dorset, are heading to Leicester for the final.
S" ENTIALS (A) REVERE (10) REVERSE (B) CRIES (20) CRISES (C) PARLEY ( 7) PARSLEY (D) BACKLASH (13) BACKSLASH (E) VERIFY ( 2) VERSIFY (F) DECENT ( 9) DESCENT (G) THIRTY (18) THIRSTY (H) DEPOT ( 4) DESPOT (I) INANE (17) INSANE (J) DESERT ( 6) DESSERT (K) INURE (11) INSURE (L) OUTER ( 1) OUSTER (M) SPARE ( 8) SPARSE (N) ROOTER (15) ROOSTER (0) MEALY (19) MEASLY (P) POTAGE ( 3) POSTAGE (Q) URINE (12) URSINE (R) RETRAIN (5) RESTRAIN (S) TENOR (16) TENSOR (T) COMIC (14) COSMIC
If we refuse to play and parley with uncivilised regimes, we isolate them to perpetuate even greater barbarities.
Dr R K Felwick - Dr L V Jackson Dr Leanne Victoria Jackson and Dr Richard Keith Felwick were married at All Saint's Church, West Parley, Bournemouth.
Netanyahu told reporters before the meeting that the parley would focus on Iran, the instability in Syria but "above all" Kerry's effort to restart peace negotiations.
The top three prizes at the recent Startup Weekend Calgary were awarded to Parley, a simple performance management system, Mood2Food, an online portal connecting those with food allergies to restaurants, resources and each other, and Give A Mile, an online platform to crowdsource airmiles for those who can't afford to visit their loved ones who are terminally ill.
The garden is located next to the historic Parley House.
Despite having greatly influenced Mormon thought and expansion through his missionary work in California and Latin America, Parley L.