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English definition of “discount”

discount

noun [C] uk   /ˈdɪs.kaʊnt/ us  
A2 a reduction in the usual price: They usually give you a discount if you buy multiple copies. They offer a ten percent discount on rail travel for students.

discount

verb uk   /dɪˈskaʊnt/ us  

discount verb (NOT CONSIDER)

[T] to decide that something or someone is not worth considering or giving attention: You shouldn't discount the possibility of him coming back.

discount verb (REDUCE)

[T often passive] to reduce the price of something: discounted goods/rates
(Definition of discount from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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