bargain bargain  /ˈbɑr ɡən/


  1. (n) an agreement between parties (usually arrived at after discussion) fixing obligations of each
  2. (n) an advantageous purchase
  3. (v) negotiate the terms of an exchange
  4. (v) come to terms; arrive at an agreement


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  1. The plea bargain was a public humiliation for Dwayne Andreas, a political insider who has funneled millions in corporate contributions to Republican and Democratic candidates.
  2. At the dawn of the 21st century, America is, if nothing else, the land of the bargain.
  3. You don't bargain with the Presidential nominee.


  1. New York considers crackdown on counterfeit luxury

    Bargain hunters from around the world flock to Manhattan's Chinatown for legally sold bags, jewelry and other accessories bursting onto sidewalks from storefronts along Canal Street. But hidden around ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! Finance

  2. TSX Poised For Positive Open On Bargain Hunting - Canadian Commentary

    TSX Poised For Positive Open On Bargain Hunting - Canadian Commentary
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  3. German Market Rises Amid M&A News, Bargain Hunting

    The German market is in positive territory on Wednesday, amid bargain hunting, as some buoyant news on the M&A front helped balance the negative sentiment triggered by concerns about the future of the stimulus programs. That said, markets in Asia fell to stimulus worries, as investors globally fear that other central banks may follow the Bank of Japan's inaction.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: RTT News


  1. "I'm going to keep this Senate option for me a real possibility, you know, and therefore I can drive a hard bargain," Mr. Blagojevich said in a recorded conversation with an adviser, according to the affidavit.
    on Dec 9, 2008 By: Rod Blagojevich Source: New York Times

  2. "If any of these companies want to come forward and bargain with us individually, we think we can make a deal," Patric Verrone, head of the Writers Guild of America West, told The Associated Press on Monday while talking to picketing writers at...
    on Nov 30, 2007 By: Patric Verrone Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  3. "There is no plea bargain here. Those victims who objected to a plea bargain no longer have a reason to object," Chin said.
    on Mar 10, 2009 By: Denny Chin Source: International Herald Tribune

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