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  • n. Plural form of haggler.

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Examples

  • And you take care to include your choice of targets in the ‘++’, things that would be the obvious first choice for the hagglers on the other side.

    Matthew Yglesias » Lessons Learned

  • Lawyers and price hagglers know that a little silence can go a long way.

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  • Worth cites Al Akhbar's editor, Ibrahim al-Amine, waxing lyrical about Israel's coming elimination, and the subsequent deportation of the Jews "back to Europe," where, as the "hucksters" and "hagglers" dismissed by Marx in his On the Jewish Question, they will feel much more at home in its brazenly capitalist environment.

    Ben S. Cohen: "The Second Time as Farce": Lebanon's Al Akhbar newspaper

  • The first mistake that newbie hagglers make is to turn the negotiation into a contest of wills.

    From cars to TVs to patio pavers, learn the tricks of talking your way to a deal

  • Seemingly, the president goes from Jimmy Carter to FDR in one vote, and the Democrats from weak, do-nothing hagglers to now owning a piece of history.

    James Campion: Ten Lies About Health Care Reform

  • Some members of our party had already become very adept hagglers, but I mostly just observed at this point.

    India Travelogue, Day 4: Delhi

  • She misses the garment hagglers at Chicken Street and the melon hawkers in Karteh-Parwan.

    A Thousand Splendid Suns

  • Deek ignored the noise, the hagglers, the confusion of people and barrows; he pushed in between a rag-and-bone man selling bundles of half-burned wood, and a barrow full of broken and cracked pottery, leading Skif into a narrow passage between two buildings not much bigger than his own slim shoulders.

    Take A Thief

  • Seemingly without much notice, Lorn eases through and around the small groups of traders and hagglers and hangers-on and makes his way to the stairs at the rear of the high-arched hall.

    The Magi'i Of Cyador

  • Deevels are reputed to be the sharpest merchants, traders, and hagglers in all the known dimensions.

    Little Myth Marker

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