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bargaining

noun

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bargaining

verb
present participle of bargain

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1 to talk over or dispute the terms of a purchase
  • they bargained with the car salesman for half an hour before settling on a price

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2 to come to an arrangement as to a course of action
  • I really hadn't bargained on buying a whole case of Girl Scout cookies, just a couple of boxes

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3 to bring about through discussion and compromise
  • bargained the price of the painting down to a figure that the artist could still live with

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“Bargaining.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bargaining. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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