strike a deal

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strike a deal

To successfully achieve a deal or agreement, especially regarding an acceptable price or exchange for something. The president struck a deal with industrial lobbyists, promising to reduce taxes in exchange for jobs returning to the country. It was going to cost me a fortune to get the car fixed, but I struck a deal with my mechanic to lower the price since I had been a loyal customer for so long.
See also: deal, 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