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bargain

bar·gain

bargain

 
 
pronunciation:
bar gn
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: an agreement that contains the terms of a transaction or exchange.
Mr. Snow struck a bargain with the car dealer for a new van.
synonyms:
agreement, deal
similar words:
arrangement, compact, contract, exchange, pact, understanding
definition 2: something that is sold or bought at a good price, especially if it is worth more than what was given in exchange.
We got a great bargain on plane tickets.
synonyms:
steal
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: bargained, bargaining, bargains
definition: to talk over the terms of a sale, purchase, or exchange; negotiate.
My mother bargained for a lower price on the furniture we wanted.
synonyms:
negotiate
similar words:
confer, deliberate
derivation: bargainer (n.)
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