bargain away


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bargain away

vb
(tr, adverb) to lose or renounce (freedom, rights, etc) in return for something valueless or of little value
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w>bargain away

vt sep rights, advantage etcsich (dat)abhandeln lassen; freedom, independence alsoveräußern
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I mean will you let that settle your question for you?" And then as if making out in his face that he drew back from this, that he had some idea which, however absurd, he couldn't yet bargain away: "Oh you don't care either - but very differently: you don't care for anything but yourself."
The Court of Special Appeals reversed a trial judge's approval of a settlement with victims of an exploitative lead paint settlement scheme, finding the parties could not bargain away the Maryland Consumer Protection Division's right to seek restitution from the company.
In a remark that elicited a chuckle and a head-shake from his Israeli counterpart, Jaafari suggested that Washington bargain away land that is actually its to give, World News reported.
The military is obviously unhappy to think that its leader with no military experience is willing to bargain away its "treasure sword" of nuclear weapons for what uncertain benefits the isolated country would get by opening up.
More specifically, the judge continued, the right to be paid wages in a timely manner is not a collective right; it is a personal nature beyond the union's ability to bargain away.
"We're challenging the agreement in addition to the rules because the government cannot and should not bargain away the rights of countless women, including our clients."
There was also no sign that Pompeo's visit had cleared up the question of whether North Korea would be willing to bargain away nuclear missiles that might threaten the United States.
There was also no sign that Pompeo's visit had cleared up the question of whether North Korea would be willing to bargain away nuclear missiles that might threaten the United States.
He maintained that the he cannot bargain away the country's sovereignty to the rebel group, adding that the country's leaders are duly elected by the people.
Feast on local delicacies or grab a bargain away from the tourists.
Few observers believe the North Korean leader will bargain away lightly what he sees as a guarantee of his dynastic regime's survival.
That I cannot bargain away. I am doing everything to avoid a breakage,' he said.