- capable of being negotiated: a negotiable salary demand.
- (of bills, securities, etc.) transferable by delivery, with or without endorsement, according to the circumstances, the title passing to the transferee.
- negotiables, negotiable bonds, stocks, etc.
- able to be negotiated
- (of a bill of exchange, promissory note, etc) legally transferable in title from one party to another
adj.1749, from negotiate + -able, or from French négociable (17c.). Related: Negotiably; negotiability.