- An agreement or stipulation; mutual pledge.
- The thing stipulated or purchased.
- 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 item (usually brand new) purchased for significantly less than the usual, or recommended, price; also (when not qualified), a gainful transaction; an advantageous purchase.
"At that price, it's not just a bargain, it's a steal."
"to buy a thing at a bargain"
- (transitive) To transfer for a consideration; to barter; to trade; as, to bargain one horse for another.
- (intransitive) 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.
"So worthless peasants bargain for their wives. -- Shakespeare.united we bargain, divided we beg"