Definition of asking price in English:

Share this entry

asking price

Pronunciation: /ˈaskiNG ˌprīs/


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.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: ask·ing price

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

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