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