Price

Definition of Price

n.1.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.
- Shak.
2.Value; estimation; excellence; worth.
Her price is far above rubies.
- Prov. xxxi. 10.
New treasures still, of countless price.
- Keble.
3.Reward; recompense; as, the price of industry.
'T is the price of toil,
The knave deserves it when he tills the soil.
- Pope.
Price current
a statement or list of the prevailing prices of merchandise, stocks, specie, bills of exchange, etc., published statedly or occasionally.
v. t.1.To pay the price of.
[imp. & p. p. Priced ; p. pr. & vb. n. Pricing.]
With thine own blood to price his blood.
- Spenser.
2.To set a price on; to value. See Prize.
3.To ask the price of; as, to price eggs.

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