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English definition of “price”


noun [C]     /praɪs/
A2 [C] the amount of money for which something is sold : The price of oil has risen sharply . House prices have been falling . We thought they were asking a very high/ low price. The large supermarkets are offering big price cuts .Costs and expenses C1 [singular] the unpleasant results that you must accept or experience for getting or doing something: Perhaps being unpopular is the price of success . An extra few minutes at the airport is a small price to pay for safe travel . Grammar:Price or prize?Price /praɪs/ and prize /praɪz/ are nouns.
(Definition of price noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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