Translation of "premium" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈpriː.mi.əm/

A an amount that is more than usual

recargo, prima
We’re willing to pay a premium for the best location.
Because of their location, these offices attract a premium.
The modified cars are available at a premium of five percent over the original price.
The busy shopper puts a premium on (= appreciates and will pay more for) finding everything in one big store.

A an amount of money paid to get insurance

prima de seguro
Car insurance premiums have increased this year.
The premiums for healthcare plans are high.
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(Translation of “premium” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)