Definition of concessionary in English:


Line breaks: con|ces¦sion|ary
Pronunciation: /kənˈsɛʃənəri


  • Relating to or constituting a concession or reduced rate: concessionary bus passes
    More example sentences
    • The fee is £37 with concessionary rates available.
    • However, there is good news for people who get concessionary rates at the three swimming pools, such as OAPs, as some concession prices actually go down.
    • Metro, however, says the move is a positive step for older and disabled passengers - as they can now enjoy concessionary rates virtually all day.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day skosh
Pronunciation: skəʊʃ
a small amount; a little