a foot having the form of a bar connecting the corresponding front and rear legs of a piece.
an advantageous purchase, especially one acquired at less than the usual cost: The sale offered bargains galore. an agreement between parties settling what each shall give and take or perform and receive in a transaction. such an agreement as affecting one of the parties: a losing bargain. something acquired by bargaining. Informal. an agreeable person, […]
- Bargain basement
a basement area in some stores where goods are sold at prices lower than usual. very low-priced. noticeably lacking in quality; inferior. noun part of a shop where goods are sold at reduced prices
- Bargain counter
a counter or area in a retail store where merchandise is sold at reduced prices. Historical Examples “Ask him if there’s a bargain counter anywhere in the dining-room,” whispered Peaches. You Should Worry Says John Henry George V. Hobart What I learned from Pauline was that most of it came by way of the bargain […]
- Bargaining chip
something, as a concession or inducement, that can be used in negotiating. Contemporary Examples That victory for the tab became a bargaining chip in all future dealings with the superstar. I Warned You About Bill Cosby in 2007 Mark Ebner November 19, 2014 Instead of seeing it as a bargaining chip, perhaps we should treat […]