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Overview of noun price

The noun price has 7 senses? (first 5 from tagged texts)
1. (56) monetary value, price, cost

(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")

2. (9) price, terms, damage

(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?")

3. (2) price, cost, toll

(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?")

4. (2) price

(the high value or worth of something; "her price is far above rubies")

5. (1) price

(a monetary reward for helping to catch a criminal; "the cattle thief has a price on his head")

6. price

(cost of bribing someone; "they say that every politician has a price")

7. Price, Leontyne Price, Mary Leontyne Price

(United States operatic soprano (born 1927))


Overview of verb price

The verb price has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (4) price

(determine the price of; "The grocer priced his wares high")

2. price

(ascertain or learn the price of; "Have you priced personal computers lately?")

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