bargain for-on meaning

sb hadn't bargained for/on sth if you hadn't bargained for something, you did not expect it to happen, and you are surprised or it causes problems for you:
What they hadn't bargained for was the prejudice of the trial judge.
I hadn't bargained on being stuck in traffic for two hours on Kilburn High Road.
SIMILAR TO: reckon with

Related Words

  1. bargain basement meaning
  2. bargain down meaning
  3. bargain for meaning
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  6. bargain hunter meaning
  7. bargain on meaning
  8. bargain on something meaning
  9. bargain on sth meaning
  10. bargain rate meaning
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