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English definition of “bargain”

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 Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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