a portion of a certificate, ticket, label, advertisement, or the like, set off from the main body by dotted lines or the like to emphasize its separability, entitling the holder to something, as a gift or discount, or for use as an order blank, a contest entry form, etc.
a separate certificate, ticket, etc., for the same purpose.
Finance. one of a number of small detachable certificates calling for periodic interest payments on a bearer bond.: Compare coupon bond.
Metallurgy. a sample of metal or metalwork submitted to a customer or testing agency for approval.
- cou·pon·less, adjective
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How to use coupon in a sentence
Use coupons whenever possible, but skip the protection plans.
According to the 2020 Valassis Consumer Intel Report, 60% of customers claim that coupons lead them to try new products while 53% admit that coupons can make them choose a brand they would typically not patronize.Four expert digital marketing strategies to convert bottom-funnel prospects | Guy Sheetrit | January 15, 2021 | Search Engine Watch
You could send them coupons for 10% off of their order of $150 to encourage them to spend more, which would ideally boost your open rates as well as your main KPI.Selecting better KPIs for your business: What to consider and how to bolster your most important metric | George Nguyen | January 7, 2021 | Search Engine Land
Imagine you’re a restaurant owner and you want to hand out coupons in order to get people to come to your restaurant.Does Advertising Actually Work? (Part 2: Digital) (Ep. 441) | Stephen J. Dubner | November 26, 2020 | Freakonomics
You can find out more here and make the most of the offer using the coupon code provided in the link.Crowd marketing is the forum link building strategy you need to know in 2020 | Tereza Litsa | October 9, 2020 | Search Engine Watch
And tipped on the value of the coupon, enraging watiers and masseuses.
All three companies lost money the month they offered the coupon and will have difficulty earning it back.
But rarely in her thousands of interviews has the reality TV maven-turned failed coupon blogger spoken about politics.The Politics of TLC’s Stars: ‘Honey Boo Boo,’ ‘Sister Wives’ & More (VIDEO) | Kevin Fallon | October 18, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
The reality show about a 6-year-old pageant queen and her gassy, coupon-hoarding family has been both popular and controversial.
Dining on a deal does not a coupon-clipper make: it's par for even the most expensive palates these days.
All you risk is a 2¢ stamp—so grab your pencil and shoot me the coupon right now.
Mail the coupon before it's too late to protect yourself against the chances of fate picking you out as its next victim.
If you will mail the coupon below, this Anatomical and Physiological Chart will be mailed to you without one cent of expense.
One lot of bonds was received with every coupon attached, yet the interest on these had been paid regularly in New York.Civil War and Reconstruction in Alabama | Walter L. Fleming
This paper will cost you 10 cents a number, and with each number you get a coupon.Twenty Years a Detective in the Wickedest City in the World | Clifton R. Wooldridge
British Dictionary definitions for coupon
a detachable part of a ticket or advertisement entitling the holder to a discount, free gift, etc
a detachable slip usable as a commercial order form
a voucher given away with certain goods, a certain number of which are exchangeable for goods offered by the manufacturers
one of a number of detachable certificates attached to a bond, esp a bearer bond, the surrender of which entitles the bearer to receive interest payments
one of several detachable cards used for making hire-purchase payments
a ticket issued to facilitate rationing
British a detachable entry form for any of certain competitions, esp football pools
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