Definition of purchasing power in English:

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purchasing power


1The financial ability to buy products and services.
Example sentences
  • He points to experience, purchasing power and brand awareness as the pillars of a successful franchising operation.
  • This constraint can be generalized to include not only an individual's purchasing power but also a time budget.
  • Be aware of your purchasing power and remind the lender that other competitors are keen for your business.
1.1The value of a sum of money: the purchasing power of a million dollars isn’t what it used to be

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Syllabification: pur·chas·ing pow·er

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