live up to (one's) side of the bargain

live up to (one's) side of the bargain

To do as was promised in an agreement or bargain; to carry through with what one agreed to do. OK, I've delivered the cash as you instructed. Now you have to live up to your side of the bargain. We've done the work on our side. I just hope their team lives up to their side of the bargain! My dad said he'd buy me a car if I got a 4.0 on my report card this semester, so I've got to ace this test if I want to live up to my side of the bargain.
See also: bargain, live, of, side, up
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