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  Definition of cost
  1. 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"
  2. 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?"
  3. the total spent for goods or services including money and time and labor
  4. require to lose, suffer, or sacrifice; "This mistake cost him his job"
  5. be priced at; "These shoes cost $100"
Similar Words: monetary value, price, toll, be

 

Hyponyms: average cost, marginal cost, incremental cost, differential cost, expensiveness, assessment, inexpensiveness, death toll, expense, disbursal, disbursement, capital expenditure, payment, ransom, ransom money, cost overrun, cost of living, borrowing cost, distribution cost, handling cost, handling charge, marketing cost, production cost, replacement cost, reproduction cost, physical value, unit cost, price, terms, damage, opportunity cost, portage, charge, set back, knock back, put back

 

Derivational Morphology: be, price, toll, monetary value

 

Anagrams: Scot

 

 
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