Definition of strike a bargain
- The union is trying to strike a bargain with the company.
: to take a course : go
: to aim and usually deliver a blow, stroke, or thrust (as with the hand, a weapon, or a tool)
: to arrive with detrimental effect
: a tool for smoothing a surface (as of a mold)
: an act or instance of striking
: a work stoppage by a body of workers to enforce compliance with demands made on an employer
: an agreement between parties settling what each gives or receives in a transaction between them or what course of action or policy each pursues in respect to the other
: something acquired by or as if by negotiating over the terms of a purchase, agreement, or contract
: a transaction, situation, or event regarded in the light of its results
: to negotiate over the terms of a purchase, agreement, or contract : haggle
: to come to terms : agree
: to bring to a desired level by bargaining
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