haggle over

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haggle (with someone) over someone or something

 and haggle with someone (over someone or something)
to argue with someone over someone or something. I don't want to haggle with you over Tom and whose team he's going to be on. Let's not haggle over the price. There is no point in haggling with her.
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haggle over

v.
To bargain or negotiate over something, as an item or a price: The merchant and the buyer haggled over the price of the damaged towels.
See also: haggle
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These merry-makers stepped slowly, calling one to the other and stopping to haggle with sweetmeat-sellers, or to make a prayer before one of the wayside shrines - sometimes Hindu, sometimes Mussalman - which the low-caste of both creeds share with beautiful impartiality.
I only desire her to go into the High Street' (and then he pulls out a turnover), 'to such a shop'; and then he tells them a long story of two fine neckcloths he had bid money for, and he wanted to have me go and make an errand to buy a neck to the turnover that he showed, to see if they would take my money for the neckcloths; to bid a shilling more, and haggle with them; and then he made more errands, and so continued to have such petty business to do, that I should be sure to stay a good while.
And don't think the amounts are trivial either, here are just some of the successes people have tweeted me in Sky's current round of price hikes "Just saved PS315 a year with a good old haggle with Sky, cheers Martin.
You can use this figure to haggle with Sky or Virgin.
And they claim this success is down to their no-nonsense showrooms, where buyers are shown the exact price and don't have shown the exact price and don't have to haggle with a salesman.
UK holidaymakers are also anxious to negotiate the best deal before travelling, with almost 80 per cent prepared to haggle with their travel supplier, reports the Scotsman.
We are happy to haggle with people with items that have already been reduced, but not on the full-price items,'' she explains.
THREE American investment banks will haggle with bond holders at NTL to justify a pounds 40million bill to sort out the cable group's financial mess.
The men argue over space, instruct each other on what prices to demand, haggle with customers, harass women, and the like.
The site invites customers to haggle with an artificially intelligent sales character, Chester, on the prices of its general merchandise, such as gifts, novelties, toys, home products, and more.
ILEGAL: "(left and below) Hopeful passengers haggle with, a cabbie before he ' agrees to take a fare
The most telling part of Ford's announcement is that buyers are still able to haggle with the dealer for an even better deal.
He works 24 hours a day with no breaks, and his sophisticated artificial intelligence allows him to haggle with many customers at once, so nobody has to wait in line.