Definitions for bargainˈbɑr gən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bargain, deal(noun)

    an agreement between parties (usually arrived at after discussion) fixing obligations of each

    "he made a bargain with the devil"; "he rose to prominence through a series of shady deals"

  2. bargain, buy, steal(verb)

    an advantageous purchase

    "she got a bargain at the auction"; "the stock was a real buy at that price"

  3. dicker, bargain(verb)

    negotiate the terms of an exchange

    "We bargained for a beautiful rug in the bazaar"

  4. bargain(verb)

    come to terms; arrive at an agreement

Wiktionary

  1. bargain(Noun)

    An agreement between parties concerning the sale of property; or a contract by which one party binds himself to transfer the right to some property for a consideration, and the other party binds himself to receive the property and pay the consideration.

  2. bargain(Noun)

    An agreement or stipulation; mutual pledge.

  3. bargain(Noun)

    A purchase; also (when not qualified), a gainful transaction; an advantageous purchase; as, to buy a thing at a bargain.

  4. bargain(Noun)

    The thing stipulated or purchased; also, anything bought cheap.

  5. bargain(Verb)

    To make a bargain; to make a contract for the exchange of property or services; to negotiate; -- followed by with and for; as, to bargain with a farmer for a cow.

  6. bargain(Verb)

    To transfer for a consideration; to barter; to trade; as, to bargain one horse for another.

  7. Origin: bargaynen, from bargaigner, from bargaigner, of origin, from *, from burganan, from bhergh-. Akin to borgen ( borgen), borgian. More at borrow.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bargain(noun)

    an agreement between parties concerning the sale of property; or a contract by which one party binds himself to transfer the right to some property for a consideration, and the other party binds himself to receive the property and pay the consideration

  2. Bargain(noun)

    an agreement or stipulation; mutual pledge

  3. Bargain(noun)

    a purchase; also ( when not qualified), a gainful transaction; an advantageous purchase; as, to buy a thing at a bargain

  4. Bargain(noun)

    the thing stipulated or purchased; also, anything bought cheap

  5. Bargain(noun)

    to make a bargain; to make a contract for the exchange of property or services; -- followed by with and for; as, to bargain with a farmer for a cow

  6. Bargain(verb)

    to transfer for a consideration; to barter; to trade; as, to bargain one horse for another

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Bargain

    bär′gin, n. a contract or agreement: a favourable transaction: an advantageous purchase: (Shak.) chaffering.—v.i. to make a contract or agreement: to chaffer: to count on, take into consideration (with for): to lose by bad bargaining (with away).—n. Bar′gainer.—Bargain and sale, in law, a mode of conveyance whereby property may be assigned or transferred for valuable consideration.—Into the bargain, over and above; To make the best of a bad bargain, to make the best of difficult circumstances; To sell any one a bargain (Shak.), to befool him; To strike a bargain, to come to terms about a purchase. [O. Fr. bargaigner—Low L. barcaniare; acc. to Diez from barca, a boat.]

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz

  1. BARGAIN

    A disease common to women, caught in the Sunday papers and developed in department stores on Mondays. Symptoms, loud talk, pushing and shoving, a combination prize-fight and foot-ball scrimmage. (Old spelling _Bark-gain_).

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'bargain' in Nouns Frequency: #2680

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bargain in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bargain in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Benjamin Franklin:

    Necessity never made a good bargain.

  2. Arab Proverb:

    Make your bargain before beginning to plow.

  3. Colin Cieszynski:

    We're a little bit early for bargain hunting.

  4. French Proverb:

    He that does not ask will never get a bargain.

  5. W. C. Fields:

    My heart is a bargain today. Will you take it?

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Translations for bargain

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • صفقةArabic
  • сделка, пазарлък, спазарявам сеBulgarian
  • regatear, ganga, bicoca, tratoSpanish
  • accord, marchander, négocierFrench
  • conradhIrish
  • barganScottish Gaelic
  • alkudozik, alkuszik, vételHungarian
  • contrattare, trattare, mercanteggiamento, mercanteggiare, accordo, negoziare, trattativaItalian
  • 買い取り, 買い得, バーゲンJapanese
  • barganha, transação, barganharPortuguese
  • afacereRomanian
  • заключать сделку, заключить сделку, сделкаRussian
  • погађати, pogađati, цењкати, cenjkati, ценкати, cenkatiSerbo-Croatian
  • barantatiSlovene
  • kap, köpslå, fynd, förhandla, klippSwedish
  • బేరం చేయు, బేరముTelugu

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