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noun [countable] bargain pronunciation in British English /ˈbɑː(r)ɡɪn/
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  1. 1
    something you buy that costs much less than normal

    You should be able to pick up a few good bargains.

    1. a.
      a lower than usual price

      Twenty pounds is a real bargain!

  2. 2
    an agreement in which two people or groups each promise to do something

    After hours of negotiating, a bargain was finally reached.

    keep your side/end/part of the bargain (=do what you agreed):

    How do we know you’ll keep your part of the bargain?

    strike a bargain (=reach an agreement):

    It was impossible to strike a bargain that both sides would accept.

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