Examples of haggle in a Sentence
She is good at haggling.
had to haggle to get his friend to sell his guitar for 20 bucks
Recent Examples of haggle from the Web
After several months of haggling with the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Louisville, which was acting as an intermediary, the agency and Morel reached a settlement in March.
That budget gap has left lawmakers haggling for weeks to figure out how to pay for it.
Democratic state lawmakers, haggling over the budget, use the epidemic as Exhibit A of underfunded state priorities.
Davis and Barnier have one key issue over the first weeks of talks: building trust after months of haggling over leaks and figures over the final bill that Britain would have to pay for leaving.
Economic Oversight Lawmakers are haggling over a measure, of which Gov. Andrew Cuomo is wary, that would hand the...
Throughout the middle of last week, the Dodgers haggled with Hyun-Jin Ryu over his transition to the bullpen.
At the same time FS has haggled with SDSU on a stadium, the Padres have had the ability to deny the Aztecs use of the stadium as an emergency home.
At Independence Hall in 1787, the delegates to the Second Constitutional Convention haggled over everything from the power of states to the status of slaves.
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Origin and Etymology of haggle
frequentative of hag to hew
First Known Use: 1599See Words from the same year
Definition of haggle
: an act of negotiating or arguing over the terms of a purchase, agreement, or contract : an instance of haggling or bargaining a haggle over price
HAGGLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of haggle for English Language Learners
: to talk or argue with someone especially in order to agree on a price
HAGGLE Defined for Kids
Definition of haggle for Students
: to argue especially over a price
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