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Price vs. Rates

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Pricenoun

The cost required to gain possession of something.

Ratesnoun

(British, New Zealand, or Australian) Taxes, usually on property, levied by local government.

Pricenoun

The cost of an action or deed.

‘I paid a high price for my folly.’;

Ratesnoun

a local tax on property (usually used in the plural)

Pricenoun

Value; estimation; excellence; worth.

Priceverb

(transitive) To determine the monetary value of (an item); to put a price on.

Priceverb

To pay the price of; to make reparation for.

Priceverb

To set a price on; to value; to prize.

Priceverb

To ask the price of.

‘to price eggs’;

Pricenoun

The sum or amount of money at which a thing is valued, or the value which a seller sets on his goods in market; that for which something is bought or sold, or offered for sale; equivalent in money or other means of exchange; current value or rate paid or demanded in market or in barter; cost.

‘We can afford no more at such a price.’;

Pricenoun

Value; estimation; excellence; worth.

‘Her price is far above rubies.’; ‘New treasures still, of countless price.’;

Pricenoun

Reward; recompense; as, the price of industry.

‘'T is the price of toil,The knave deserves it when he tills the soil.’;

Priceverb

To pay the price of.

‘With thine own blood to price his blood.’;

Priceverb

To set a price on; to value. See Prize.

Priceverb

To ask the price of; as, to price eggs.

Pricenoun

the amount of money needed to purchase something;

‘the price of gasoline’; ‘he got his new car on excellent terms’; ‘how much is the damage?’;

Pricenoun

the property of having material worth (often indicated by the amount of money something would bring if sold);

‘the fluctuating monetary value of gold and silver’; ‘he puts a high price on his services’; ‘he couldn't calculate the cost of the collection’;

Pricenoun

value measured by what must be given or done or undergone to obtain something;

‘the cost in human life was enormous’; ‘the price of success is hard work’; ‘what price glory?’;

Pricenoun

the high value or worth of something;

‘her price is far above rubies’;

Pricenoun

a reward for helping to catch a criminal;

‘the cattle thief has a price on his head’;

Pricenoun

cost of bribing someone;

‘they say that every politician has a price’;

Pricenoun

United States operatic soprano (born 1927)

Priceverb

determine the price of;

‘The grocer priced his wares high’;

Priceverb

ascertain or learn the price of;

‘Have you priced personal computers lately?’;

Price

A price is the (usually not negative) quantity of payment or compensation given by one party to another in return for one unit of goods or services. In some situation, the price of production has a different name.

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