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1. average

adjective. ['ˈævɝɪdʒ, ˈævrɪdʒ'] approximating the statistical norm or average or expected value.

Synonyms

  • normal

Antonyms

  • noble
  • estimable

Etymology

  • avarie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • avaria (Italian)

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Example sentences of the word average-cost


1. Noun Phrase
With related expenses included, the average cost per freeholder was $60,657.

2. Noun Phrase
The Advertising Specialty Institute reports that the average cost per exposure is $.0004.

2. average

verb. ['ˈævɝɪdʒ, ˈævrɪdʒ'] amount to or come to an average, without loss or gain.

Synonyms

  • average out
  • number
  • amount
  • total
  • come

Antonyms

  • increase
  • adequacy
  • positiveness
  • sufficiency

Etymology

  • avarie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • avaria (Italian)

3. average

noun. ['ˈævɝɪdʒ, ˈævrɪdʒ'] a statistic describing the location of a distribution.

Synonyms

  • modal value
  • mode
  • age norm
  • median value
  • statistic
  • norm
  • mean
  • mean value

Antonyms

  • exclude
  • disrespect
  • disesteem
  • mistrust

Etymology

  • avarie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • avaria (Italian)

4. average

adjective. ['ˈævɝɪdʒ, ˈævrɪdʒ'] lacking special distinction, rank, or status; commonly encountered.

Synonyms

  • ordinary

Antonyms

  • peripheral
  • distal

Etymology

  • avarie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • avaria (Italian)

5. average

adjective. ['ˈævɝɪdʒ, ˈævrɪdʒ'] lacking exceptional quality or ability.

Synonyms

  • ordinary
  • middling
  • mediocre

Antonyms

  • integrate
  • differentiate
  • add
  • subtract

Etymology

  • avarie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • avaria (Italian)

6. cost

noun. ['ˈkɑːst, ˈkɔst'] the total spent for goods or services including money and time and labor.

Synonyms

  • capital expenditure
  • borrowing cost
  • damage
  • outlay
  • cost overrun
  • replacement cost
  • spending
  • terms
  • ransom money
  • marketing cost
  • outgo
  • unit cost
  • portage
  • expense
  • disbursal
  • price
  • expenditure
  • ransom
  • distribution cost
  • opportunity cost
  • payment
  • production cost
  • disbursement
  • cost of living
  • charge
  • reproduction cost
  • physical value
  • handling charge

Antonyms

  • nonpayment
  • calm
  • overcharge
  • discharge

Etymology

  • cost (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cost (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • costen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • coster (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. cost

verb. ['ˈkɑːst, ˈkɔst'] be priced at.

Synonyms

  • knock back
  • be
  • put back

Antonyms

  • arise
  • pay cash
  • importance
  • unimportance

Etymology

  • cost (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cost (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • costen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • coster (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. cost

verb. ['ˈkɑːst, ˈkɔst'] require to lose, suffer, or sacrifice.

Synonyms

  • necessitate
  • demand
  • ask
  • require
  • need
  • involve
  • postulate
  • take

Antonyms

  • unburden
  • empty
  • negative charge
  • positive charge

Etymology

  • cost (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cost (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • costen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • coster (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. cost

noun. ['ˈkɑːst, ˈkɔst'] the property of having material worth (often indicated by the amount of money something would bring if sold).

Synonyms

  • value
  • assessment
  • monetary value
  • average cost
  • marginal cost
  • incremental cost
  • expensiveness
  • price
  • inexpensiveness

Antonyms

  • inexpensiveness
  • stay
  • appreciate
  • mark down

Etymology

  • cost (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cost (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • costen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • coster (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. cost

noun. ['ˈkɑːst, ˈkɔst'] value measured by what must be given or done or undergone to obtain something.

Synonyms

  • death toll
  • toll
  • price

Antonyms

  • cash
  • credit
  • linger
  • absolve

Etymology

  • cost (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cost (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • costen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • coster (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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