Bedeutung von "cost" - als Fremdsprache


verb uk us /kɒst/ (past tense and past participle cost)

A2 If something costs a particular amount of money, you have to pay that in order to buy or do it:

How much do these shoes cost?
[ + to do sth ] It costs $5 to send the package by airmail.
[ + two objects ] It's going to cost me a lot of money to buy a new car.
LOSE [ + two objects ]

B2 to make someone lose something:

His lazy attitude cost him his job.

(Definition von "cost verb" von Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)