So we would not discount that there is a future in the Alicia-Finn relationship.
But even when the university offered to sell them at as much as a 35 percent discount, it found no buyers.
Amazon's Kindle Store previously sold e-books at a discount in the same manner that it sells physical books.
She negotiated a 50 percent discount, buying the two works for $60 total.
There has been a swift and concerted effort to discount rumors that multiple soldiers were involved.
With this just estimate of himself—and with the promise of a discount on Thompson's car—he returned to his office in triumph.
With this discount the charge against Chinese ignorance may be passed.
We must discount by recorded facts the impression which might prim facie be left by these sweeping denunciations.
Relics are certainly at a discount, even among the Catholics.
The paper of the Bank of Kentucky was at a discount, and there was no hope of its improving.
1620s, "abatement," alteration of 16c. French descompte, from Medieval Latin discomputus (source of Italian disconto), from discomputare (see discount (v.)). Meaning "deduction for early payment" is from 1680s; meaning "reduction in the price of goods" attested by 1837.
1620s, "reckon as an abatement or deduction," from Old French desconter (13c., Modern French décompter), from Medieval Latin discomputare, from dis- (see dis-) + computare "to count" (see count (v.)). Hence, "to abate, deduct" (1650s), and figurative sense "to leave out of account, disregard" (1702). Related: Discounted; discounting.