keep (up) (one's) end of the bargain

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keep (up) (one's) end of the bargain

To do as was promised in an agreement or bargain; to carry through with what one agreed to do. Also worded as "keep one's end of the bargain up." OK, I've delivered the cash as you instructed. Now you have to keep your end of the bargain! We've done the work on our end. I just hope their team keeps up their end of the bargain! My dad said he'd buy me a car if I got a 4.0 this semester, so I've got to ace this test if I want to keep my end of the bargain up.
See also: bargain, end, keep, of
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On the other hand, if we keep our end of the bargain, for which I believe there are good conditions, there will be no excuses for the EU either not to reward us," Poposki told MIA.
I loved the idea of playing Everton in a twolegged tie - that would have been magnificent - but we didn't keep our end of the bargain.
It's important we keep our end of the bargain, pick up three points and stay in the mix at the top of the table.
A lot of the teams in the mix play each other so we have just got to keep our end of the bargain and win some matches.
They have got some hard games coming up and, providing we keep our end of the bargain, I'm sure we can creep up there.