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"
bargain, buy, steal(verb)
an advantageous purchase
"she got a bargain at the auction"; "the stock was a real buy at that price"
negotiate the terms of an exchange
"We bargained for a beautiful rug in the bazaar"
come to terms; arrive at an agreement
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.
An agreement or stipulation; mutual pledge.
A purchase; also (when not qualified), a gainful transaction; an advantageous purchase; as, to buy a thing at a bargain.
The thing stipulated or purchased; also, anything bought cheap.
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.
To transfer for a consideration; to barter; to trade; as, to bargain one horse for another.
Origin: bargaynen, from bargaigner, from bargaigner, of origin, from *, from burganan, from bhergh-. Akin to borgen ( borgen), borgian. More at borrow.
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
an agreement or stipulation; mutual pledge
a purchase; also ( when not qualified), a gainful transaction; an advantageous purchase; as, to buy a thing at a bargain
the thing stipulated or purchased; also, anything bought cheap
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
to transfer for a consideration; to barter; to trade; as, to bargain one horse for another
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
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
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_).
A product or item that is affordable to the customer.
My sister loves a bargain that is affordable for her budget.
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'bargain' in Nouns Frequency: #2680
The numerical value of bargain in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of bargain in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Make your bargain before beginning to plow.
He that does not ask will never get a bargain.
There is no victory at bargain basement prices.
No one should drive a hard bargain with an artist.
Marriage is a bargain, and somebody has to get the worst of the bargain.
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Translations for bargain
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- сделка, пазарлък, спазарявам сеBulgarian
- regatear, ganga, bicoca, tratoSpanish
- accord, marchander, négocierFrench
- 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
- заключать сделку, заключить сделку, сделкаRussian
- погађати, pogađati, цењкати, cenjkati, ценкати, cenkatiSerbo-Croatian
- kap, köpslå, fynd, förhandla, klippSwedish
- బేరం చేయు, బేరముTelugu
- mặc cảVietnamese
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