asking price


noun

the price originally demanded by the seller, as before any reduction resulting from bargaining, discount, etc.

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Origin of asking price

First recorded in 1745–55

Words nearby asking price

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Example sentences from the Web for asking price

  • So, of course, the observant farmer would add a thousand dollars to the asking-price of his property.

    Love's Pilgrimage|Upton Sinclair

British Dictionary definitions for asking price

asking price

noun

the price suggested by a seller but usually considered to be subject to bargaining
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