What does BARGAIN mean?

Definitions for BARGAIN
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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.

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

  2. bargain(Noun)

    An agreement or stipulation; mutual pledge.

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

  3. bargain(Noun)

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

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

  4. bargain(Noun)

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

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

  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.

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

  6. bargain(Verb)

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

    Etymology: 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

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How to say BARGAIN in sign language?

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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

Examples of BARGAIN in a Sentence

  1. Dwight D Eisenhower:

    There is no victory at bargain basement prices.

  2. Steve Strand:

    Essentia Health showed nurses they did not intend to bargain with us in good faith, we tried to sit down with management, but Essentia executives told us they intend to follow through with terminations and mandatory flu shots regardless.

  3. Sarah Eckfeldt:

    Resist any excuse not to go, or make a bargain with yourself that you only have to exercise for 10 minutes. Your heart rate will start to rise, and most likely you'll stick it out longer because you're already there.

  4. Mohamed Radwan:

    We're seeing a rebound as bargain hunters come in to take advantage of lower prices.

  5. John Carey:

    It may be that the market was a little bit oversold, a little bit too much pessimism, so bargain hunters came in to buy some shares, it's too early to say whether this is the beginning of a more sustained recovery, but it's encouraging and it shows there is still interest in stocks despite the rocky times we've experienced so far this calendar year.

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