strike a bargain

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strike a bargain

 and strike a deal
to reach an agreement on a price or negotiation (for something). They argued for a while and finally struck a bargain. They were unable to strike a bargain, so they ended their meeting.
See also: bargain, strike

strike a bargain

Reach an agreement, as in They finally struck a bargain after weeks of wrangling over who would get what. [Mid-1700s]
See also: bargain, strike

strike a ˈbargain/ˈdeal (with somebody)

come to an agreement (with somebody), especially after a lot of discussion or argument: They struck a bargain with the landlord to pay less rent in return for painting the house.
See also: bargain, deal, strike
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Anschutz Entertainment Group repeatedly tried to sell the Quakes to local investors, but couldn't strike a deal.