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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 chaf·fer /ˈʧæfɚ/
 講價(vt.)(vi.)講價,討價還價

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Chaff·er, n. One who chaffs.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Chaf·fer, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Chaffered p. pr. & vb. n. Chaffering.]
 1. To treat or dispute about a purchase; to bargain; to haggle or higgle; to negotiate.
    To chaffer for preferments with his gold.   --Dryden.
 2. To talk much and idly; to chatter.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Chaf·fer n.  Bargaining; merchandise. [Obs.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Chaf·fer, v. t.
 1. To buy or sell; to trade in.
    He chaffered chairs in which churchmen were set.   --Spenser.
 2. To exchange; to bandy, as words.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 chaffer
      v 1: wrangle (over a price, terms of an agreement, etc.); "Let's
           not haggle over a few dollars" [syn: haggle, higgle,
            huckster]
      2: talk socially without exchanging too much information; "the
         men were sitting in the cafe and shooting the breeze"
         [syn: chew the fat, shoot the breeze, chat, confabulate,
          confab, chitchat, chatter, natter, gossip, jaw,
          claver, visit]