bargain (redirected from driven a hard bargain)
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Related to driven a hard bargain: drive a hard bargain
1. To negotiate. For example, if the asking price
for a house is $300,000 and a potential buyer
does not want to pay that much, he may bargain with the seller to lower the price to $280,000.
2. A purchase with a price
lower than fair market value
, or at least lower than competitors' prices.