Make Our Dictionary Yours
Sign up for our weekly newsletters and get:
By signing in, you agree to our Terms and Conditions
We'll see you in your inbox soon.
(idiomatic) An agreement in which a person abandons his or her spiritual values or moral principles in order to obtain wealth or other benefits.
From the medieval legend of Faust, who made a contract with the devil, exchanging his soul for worldly gains.
Find similar words to faustian-bargain using the buttons