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bargain

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈbɑːɡɪn/
PRICE B2 something that is sold for less than its usual price or its real value: At $8.95, it's a bargain.Costing or worth little or no moneyValue and price decreases
AGREEMENT an agreement between two people or groups in which each promises to do something in exchange for something else: They were prepared to strike a bargain to avoid more fighting.Accepting and agreeingAccepting and agreeing reluctantlyApproving and approval
into the bargain mainly UK as well as everything else: Caffeine has no good effects on health and is mildly addictive into the bargain.Also, extra, and in addition
(Definition of bargain noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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