(noun, verb)


1. an agreement between parties (usually arrived at after discussion) fixing obligations of each

- he made a bargain with the devil

Similar word(s): deal

Definition categories: communication, agreement, understanding

2. an advantageous purchase

- she got a bargain at the auction

Similar word(s): buy, steal

Definition categories: possession, purchase

Sentences with bargain as a noun:

- to buy a thing at a bargain

- At that price, it's not just a bargain, it's a steal.


1. negotiate the terms of an exchange

- We bargained for a beautiful rug in the bazaar

Similar word(s): dicker

Definition categories: possession, negociate, negotiate

2. come to terms; arrive at an agreement

Definition categories: communication, agree

Sentences with bargain as a verb:

- So worthless peasants bargain for their wives. -- Shakespeare.united we bargain, divided we beg