When commodity prices fall, the cost of recycling looks ominous compared with the best alternative, landfilling.
After Animal House, Doug Kenney was a hot property, a commodity to be fawned over and fought for.
For another, your relationship to the work changes when it becomes a commodity.
Consumer spending declined by 80 percent from the prior year, and employment and commodity prices fell precipitously.
Financial intermediaries would stop buying stocks and bonds, and every other commodity.
If I foresee a dearth, may I not keep my commodity till then?
"I did not say I had a monopoly of the commodity," she rejoined, evidently wishing that she had.
A commodity is a drug on the market at one dollar, until somebody is willing to pay a dollar and a half for it.
In commerce, is the weight of a commodity alone, without the package.
Then for the first time it tackled the heart of the matter, in revising the commodity rates in the great cases now under review.
early 15c., "benefit, profit, welfare;" later "a convenient or useful product," from Middle French commodité "benefit, profit," from Latin commoditatem (nominative commoditas) "fitness, adaptation, convenience, advantage," from commodus "suitable, convenient" (see commode). General sense "property possession" is from c.1500.
Any product manufactured or grown.