Measures, usually temporary, taken by governments to limit price rises in times of rapid inflation.
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Education controls the transmission of values and molds the spirit before dominating the soul.Houellebecq’s Incendiary Novel Imagines France With a Muslim President|Pierre Assouline|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
“Price for adults to $4250; From 10 years to 14 years to $2125; Under 10 years free,” the listing says.
But in more middle-class and working-class neighborhoods, sessions are typically a fourth of that price.Iran’s Becoming a Footloose Nation as Dance Lessons Spread|IranWire|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Bitcoin began 2013 with a roaring price of $770 per unit, and businesses right and left were converting to the ethereal product.You Were Wrong About Miley & Bitcoin: 2014’s Failed Predictions|Nina Strochlic|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He is a true advocate for human rights who has paid a horrible price for standing up against the Assad dictatorship.Behind Bars for the Holidays: 11 Political Prisoners We Want to See Free In 2015|Movements.Org|December 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
(p. 054) At this period it appears that tobacco was used as money, and as the measure of price and value.
Yielding to the advice of his friends, he put on it a price the amount of which abashed him.
The great Mr. Abrahams had an unlimited commission to secure at any price, a long list of great works.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
If the high wage is paid and the short hours are granted, then the price of the thing made, so it seems, rises higher still.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
She reached forward to it in ecstasy; but she might not enjoy it, save at the price which her conscience exacted.Hilda Lessways|Arnold Bennett