Phrasal Verbs Using 'Bargain'

Bargain down

Persuade someone to drop the price of something they're selling

Example:I BARGAINED her DOWN to half what she originally wanted.

Bargain for

Expect something to happen (usually negative)

Example:I hadn't BARGAINED FOR so many people coming.

Bargain on

Expect something to happen (usually negative)

Example:I hadn't BARGAINED ON him coming.