Share this entry

Share this page

asking price

Syllabification: ask·ing price

Definition of asking price in English:

noun

The price at which something is offered for sale.
Example sentences
  • As a result, developers have been lowering rents, decreasing asking prices and/or offering significant incentives to potential tenants.
  • Therefore, it pays to be especially vigilant if you are ever offered payment above your asking price for goods.
  • The site is now back on the market and is for sale by private treaty with an asking price of over £20 million.

Definition of asking price in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day tenebrous
Pronunciation: ˈtɛnɪbrəs
adjective
dark; shadowy or obscure