Definitions of bargain

  1. negotiate the terms of an exchange; " We bargained for a beautiful rug in the bazaar"
  2. 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"
  3. offering goods or services at less than standard price or rate; " a bargain outlet"; " cut- rate store"
  4. come to terms; arrive at an agreement
  5. 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.
  6. An agreement or stipulation; mutual pledge.
  7. The thing stipulated or purchased; also, anything bought cheap.
  8. To transfer for a consideration; to barter; to trade; as, to bargain one horse for another.
  9. 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.
  10. An agreement or contract between two or more parties with reference to the sale or transfer of property; a compact or pledge mutually agreed upon; that which is acquired or sold at a low price; an advantageous purchase.
  11. To make a contract or agreement; to trade; to negotiate.
  12. To hand over for a consideration; barter; trade.
  13. A contract or agreement: a favorable transaction. - INTO THE BARGAIN, over: above: besides.
  14. To make a contract or agreement: to chaffer.
  15. Agreement; trafficking; the thing bought or sold.
  16. To make a contract; to chaffer.
  17. To trade; negotiate; stipulate.
  18. A mutual agreement, or that which is agreed upon; an advantageous transaction; an article low in price.
  19. A contract, generally concerning sale and purchase; the thing bought or sold; an advantageous purchase.
  20. To sell; to transfer for a consideration. To strike a bargain, to complete a bargain. Into the bargain, over and above.
  21. To make a contract or agreement.
  22. An agreement; a cheapened commodity.
  23. To make a contract or agreement; to sell on speculation.

Usage examples for bargain

  1. That was not in the bargain with Foyle. – The Grell Mystery by Frank Froest
  2. And remember the bargain about my Mary. – The Flockmaster of Poison Creek by George W. Ogden
  3. If he says I ever made any bargain with him, it will be a lie! – The League of the Leopard by Harold Bindloss
  4. But all the time it is a bargain with Him. – Tommy and Grizel by J.M. Barrie
  5. " I'll make a bargain," she said. – Girls of the Forest by L. T. Meade
  6. " All right," said Peter, " I don't care," which meant that he would agree to the bargain. – Heidi by Johanna Spyri
  7. All we got to do, is make the best bargain we can for ourselves. – Command by William McFee
  8. The man saw them three months ago, and we made a bargain. – At Whispering Pine Lodge by Lawrence J. Leslie
  9. A better bargain was driven in the Wirree square than anywhere else. – The Pioneers by Katharine Susannah Prichard
  10. But is it a bargain? – By Birth a Lady by George Manville Fenn
  11. " A bargain is a bargain. – Philo Gubb Correspondence-School Detective by Ellis Parker Butler
  12. " Of course, that too, into the bargain; You will not let me off any part of it! – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  13. You know it's not right- to bargain for such as that. – Death of a Spaceman by Walter M. Miller
  14. I must say this for him, that he kept to that end of the bargain. – Tom Swift and his Undersea Search or, The Treasure on the Floor of the Atlantic by Victor Appleton
  15. To show my confidence in the fact that we can arrange a bargain, I am turning on the light in this room. – Take the Reason Prisoner by John Joseph McGuire
  16. You nearly made me lose a train and a client into the bargain. – The End of the Rainbow by Marian Keith
  17. During these ten years each side has lived up to its part of the bargain. – Peking Dust by Ellen N. La Motte
  18. " I've come to make a bargain, Dozier," he said. – Way of the Lawless by Max Brand
  19. I bought it myself at a bargain, and I put my own wedding handkerchief into her hand, and the preacher spoke so movin', so movin'. – Honor: A Play in Four Acts by Hermann Sudermann
  20. My father agreed to the bargain. – Timar's Two Worlds by Mór Jókai