Associations to the word «Price»


PRICE, noun. The cost required to gain possession of something.
PRICE, noun. The cost of an action or deed.
PRICE, noun. Value; estimation; excellence; worth.
PRICE, verb. To determine the monetary value of (an item), to put a price on.
PRICE, verb. (obsolete) To pay the price of, to make reparation for.
PRICE, verb. (obsolete) To set a price on; to value; to prize.
PRICE, verb. (colloquial) (dated) To ask the price of.
PRICE, proper noun. A Welsh patronymic surname​, anglicized from ap Rhys.
PRICE, proper noun. A city in Utah.
PRICE, proper noun. A town in Wisconsin.
PRICE CONTROLS, noun. Governmental restrictions on the prices that can be charged for goods and services in a market.
PRICE CURRENT, noun. A list of up-to-date prices of various commodities; a price list.
PRICE DISCRIMINATE, verb. (economics) To charge different prices to different categories of consumers.
PRICE DISCRIMINATED, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of price discriminate
PRICE DISCRIMINATES, verb. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of price discriminate
PRICE DISCRIMINATING, verb. Present participle of price discriminate
PRICE DISCRIMINATION, noun. (economics) The practice of charging different prices to different categories of consumers.
PRICE DISCRIMINATIONS, noun. Plural of price discrimination
PRICE EQUATION, proper noun. A covariance equation that provides a way to understand the effects that gene transmission and natural selection have on the proportion of genes within each new generation of a population.
PRICE FIXING, noun. (legal): In antitrust law, collusion between competitors in order to raise prices, at the expense of competitive pricing.
PRICE FLEXING, noun. (business) The practice of adjusting prices regionally, in line with local competition.
PRICE FLOOR, noun. (business) An imposed lower limit on the price charged for a good or service.
PRICE FLOORS, noun. Plural of price floor
PRICE GOUGER, noun. One who engages in price gouging.
PRICE GOUGING, verb. Present participle of price gouge
PRICE GOUGING, noun. The act of or an instance of charging services or pricing goods at unreasonably high prices.
PRICE IN, verb. (transitive) to include the costs of a possible future event, especially a disastrous one, in an estimation of the total price of something
PRICE INDEX, noun. (economics) A statistical estimate of the level of prices of some class of goods or services.
PRICE INDICES, noun. Plural of price index
PRICE LEVEL, noun. (economics) An index of the average market price of selected goods weighted according to certain criteria.
PRICE LIST, noun. (business) A list of items for sale with their prices.
PRICE LISTS, noun. Plural of price list
PRICE OF TEA IN CHINA, noun. (idiomatic) Something that is irrelevant or unimportant, usually used to emphasize the lack of relationship of a non sequitur.
PRICE OF TEA IN CHINA, noun. Used other than as an idiom: see price,‎ tea,‎ China.
PRICE ON ONE'S HEAD, noun. (idiomatic) A compensation for capturing or killing a person, especially someone guilty of a crime.
PRICE OUT, verb. (transitive) To compute the total price of something.
PRICE OUT OF THE MARKET, verb. (idiomatic) To charge an exorbitant price for a service or product so that no one will purchase it.
PRICE POINT, noun. (marketing) A price, viewed as one of a number of prices for related retail goods.
PRICE STABILITY, noun. (economics) A state of economy characterized by low inflation, and thus a stable value of money. Price stability is one of the central goals of most governments and central banks.
PRICE TAG, noun. The tag or sticker attached to a product, displaying its price.
PRICE TAGGER, noun. A member of a loosely affiliated group of vigilante Jewish extremists and Zionist settlers who engage in revenge and terrorist attacks on Palestinians.
PRICE TAGGERS, noun. Plural of price tagger
PRICE TAGS, noun. Plural of price tag
PRICE UP, verb. (transitive) To increase the price of

Dictionary definition

PRICE, noun. The property of having material worth (often indicated by the amount of money something would bring if sold); "the fluctuating monetary value of gold and silver"; "he puts a high price on his services"; "he couldn't calculate the cost of the collection".
PRICE, noun. The amount of money needed to purchase something; "the price of gasoline"; "he got his new car on excellent terms"; "how much is the damage?".
PRICE, noun. Value measured by what must be given or done or undergone to obtain something; "the cost in human life was enormous"; "the price of success is hard work"; "what price glory?".
PRICE, noun. The high value or worth of something; "her price is far above rubies".
PRICE, noun. A monetary reward for helping to catch a criminal; "the cattle thief has a price on his head".
PRICE, noun. Cost of bribing someone; "they say that every politician has a price".
PRICE, noun. United States operatic soprano (born 1927).
PRICE, verb. Determine the price of; "The grocer priced his wares high".
PRICE, verb. Ascertain or learn the price of; "Have you priced personal computers lately?".

Wise words

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley