- the amount added by a seller to the cost of a commodity to cover expenses and profit in fixing the selling price.
- the difference between the cost price and the selling price, computed as a percentage of either the selling price or the cost price.
- an increase in price, as of a commodity.
- the amount by which a price is increased.
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Words nearby markup
How to use markup in a sentence
Google has laid down quality guidelines for using schema markup.Seven enterprise SEO strategies and tactics that really work|Harpreet Munjal|February 8, 2021|Search Engine Watch
So if you are using product structured data, make sure you have the Offer type within that markup.Google adds price drop appearance rich results to search results|Barry Schwartz|January 25, 2021|Search Engine Land
Buttigieg has one week to submit his questions for the record, a Senate aide said, and then he is able to be placed in a markup for committee vote.Buttigieg starts path to confirmation as transportation secretary|Chris Johnson|January 21, 2021|Washington Blade
When you adopt schema markup on your website, you also become eligible for rich results.How to use schema markup to make an impression in search|Martha van Berkel|January 11, 2021|Search Engine Land
Those who purchase shares in the trust can sell them to the general public at a later date, often for a healthy markup.
Markup, Committee on Small Business, H.R.2751 — “Commonsense Construction Contracting Act of 2013”Up to a Point: The U.S. Government’s Minimum Wage Is $430 Million Per Hour|P. J. O’Rourke|March 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A $3 pouch of Bugler ends up retailing inside for about $600—a 20,000% markup.With Cigarettes Banned In Most Prisons, Gangs Shift From Drugs To Smokes|Seth Ferranti|June 2, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The report also claims that the average markup on cosmetics is 78 percent.Beyoncé To Wear Dsquared2 On Tour; Carine Roitfeld Documentary To Bow at Cannes|The Fashion Beast Team|April 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The markup is so absurd that it's barely worth borrowing picking up anything except special magical items.Diablo 3 Director Regrets Building an In-Game Market|Megan McArdle|March 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Planned Eldercare then billed Medicaid at a 1000% markup, for a total of more than $370,000.Web Black Market in Diabetic Supplies Costs Government $200m|Diane Dimond|March 11, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Now, it goes before—for a markup—it will be placed before the Senate for approval.Warren Commission (5 of 26): Hearings Vol. V (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
Various other corrections have been made, and in each case, the original form has been recorded in the html markup.The History of Emily Montague|Frances Brooke
Punctuation, capitalization, accents and formatting markup have been made consistent.The Life of Johannes Brahms (Vol 2 of 2)|Florence May
Punctuation, diacritical and formatting markup have been normalized.Little Jeanne of France|Madeline Brandeis
Capitalization, accents and formatting markup have been normalized.Cyrano de Bergerac|Edmond Rostand
British Dictionary definitions for markup
- an increase in the price of a commodity
- the amount of this increase
Other Idioms and Phrases with markup
Deface by drawing, cutting, or another means of covering something with marks. For example, John was punished for marking up his desk, or These shoes really mark up the floor.
Raise the price of something, as in This small shop marks up its merchandise much more than department stores do. [Second half of 1800s]