(noun, verb)


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

- he puts a high price on his services

Similar word(s): cost

Definition categories: attribute, value

2. the amount of money needed to purchase something

- the price of gasoline

Similar word(s): damage, terms

Definition categories: possession, cost

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

- the price of success is hard work

- what price glory?

Similar word(s): cost, toll

Definition categories: attribute, value

4. the high value or worth of something

- her price is far above rubies

Definition categories: attribute, worth

5. a monetary reward for helping to catch a criminal

- the cattle thief has a price on his head

Definition categories: communication, reward

6. cost of bribing someone

- they say that every politician has a price

Definition categories: possession, cost

7. United States operatic soprano (born 1927)

Definition categories: person

Sentences with price as a noun:

- I paid a high price for my folly.


1. determine the price of

- The grocer priced his wares high

Definition categories: possession, determine, set

2. ascertain or learn the price of

- Have you priced personal computers lately?

Definition categories: cognition, ascertain

Sentences with price as a verb:

- to price eggs