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Definition 1: the property of having material worth (often indicated by the amount of money something would bring if sold) - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where price or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • 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

Synonyms for price in the sense of this definition

(price is a kind of ...) the quality (positive or negative) that renders something desirable or valuable

"the Shakespearean Shylock is of dubious value in the modern world"

(... is a kind of price ) total cost for all units bought (or produced) divided by the number of units

(... is a kind of price ) the increase or decrease in costs as a result of one more or one less unit of output

(... is a kind of price ) the quality of being high-priced

(... is a kind of price ) the market value set on assets

(... is a kind of price ) the quality of being affordable

Definition 2: the high value or worth of something - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where price or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • her price is far above rubies

(price is a kind of ...) the quality that renders something desirable or valuable or useful

Definition 3: value measured by what must be given or done or undergone to obtain something - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where price or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the cost in human life was enormous
  • the price of success is hard work
  • what price glory?

Synonyms for price in the sense of this definition

(price is a kind of ...) the quality (positive or negative) that renders something desirable or valuable

"the Shakespearean Shylock is of dubious value in the modern world"

(... is a kind of price ) the number of deaths resulting from some particular cause such as an accident or a battle or a natural disaster

Definition 4: a monetary reward for helping to catch a criminal - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where price or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the cattle thief has a price on his head

(price is a kind of ...) the offer of money for helping to find a criminal or for returning lost property

Definition 5: United States operatic soprano (born 1927) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for price in the sense of this definition

(price is an instance of ...) a female singer

Definition 6: the amount of money needed to purchase something - [noun denoting possession]

Samples where price or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the price of gasoline
  • he got his new car on excellent terms
  • how much is the damage?

Synonyms for price in the sense of this definition

(price is a kind of ...) the total spent for goods or services including money and time and labor

(... is a kind of price ) (stock market) the price at which a certain security becomes attractive to investors

(... is a kind of price ) the current delivery price of a commodity traded in the spot market

(... is a kind of price ) the price at which something is actually purchased

(... is a kind of price ) an exorbitant price

"what they are asking for gas these days is highway robbery"

(... is a kind of price ) price charged for goods picked up at the factory

(... is a kind of price ) (stock market) the price of the last transaction completed during a day's trading session

(... is a kind of price ) (stock market) the price at which a broker is willing to buy a certain security

(... is a kind of price ) the price at which something is offered for sale

(... is a kind of price ) assessed price

"the valuation of this property is much too high"

Definition 7: cost of bribing someone - [noun denoting possession]

Samples where price or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • they say that every politician has a price

(price is a kind of ...) the total spent for goods or services including money and time and labor

Definition 8: ascertain or learn the price of - [verb of cognition]

Samples where price or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Have you priced personal computers lately?

(price is a kind of ...) learn or discover with certainty

Definition 9: determine the price of - [verb of possession]

Samples where price or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The grocer priced his wares high

(price is a kind of ...) fix conclusively or authoritatively

"set the rules"

(... is a kind of price ) increase the price of

(... is a kind of price ) manipulate in a fraudulent manner

"rig prices"

(... is a kind of price ) price excessively high

(... is a kind of price ) offer for sale at a price lower than the market price

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