Meaning of “bargain sth away” in the English Dictionary

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bargain sth away

phrasal verb with bargain uk /ˈbɑːɡɪn/ us verb [ I ]

to exchange something good for something of less value:

Union officials are committed to restoring the wage scales that they bargained away in 2008.

(Definition of “bargain sth away” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)