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Meaning of “half-price” in the English Dictionary

"half-price" in British English

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half-priceadjective, adverb

uk   /ˌhɑːfˈpraɪs/  us   /ˌhæf-/
A2 costinghalf the ​usualprice: I got some half-price ​pizzas at the ​supermarket. Children ​aged 12 and under get in half-price.

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half-pricenoun [U]

uk   /ˌhɑːfˈpraɪs/  us   /ˌhæf-/
half the ​usualprice: to pay/​charge half-price They were ​sellingcopies of her ​book at half-price.
(Definition of half-price from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"half price" in Business English

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half pricenoun [U]

uk   us   COMMERCE
half of the ​normalprice: A new ​discountschemeallowsshoppers to ​buypetrol at half ​price. Tickets are now going for half ​price on eBay. Stay at the four-star ​hotel for less than half ​price until December 25.
half-price
adjective
Tickets are $18.50, $10 for ​students, half-price for ​seniors.
(Definition of half price from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “half-price”
in Arabic نِصف الثمَن…
in Korean 반값…
in Portuguese metade do preço…
in Catalan la meitat del preu…
in Japanese 半額…
in Chinese (Simplified) 半价(的)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 半價(的)…
in Italian metà prezzo…
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