Definition of coupon in English:
- The current rates are $5 per day, $28 per week and a reduced fee if the customer uses available discount coupons.
- The lesson in all this: Beware those $20 discount coupons and free flights.
- Besides the trophy, the winning team walked away with attractive goodies, gift and discount coupons sponsored by various organisations.
- Petrol, clothing, meat, sugar and other foods were rationed by coupons.
- Taking ration coupons for gas and food down at the general store seemed like the most natural thing in the world.
- The boys he was living with sold ration coupons, so food was always available.
- The redemption rate for coupons can be expected to run between 2 and 5 per cent.
- Because of the convertible option, the coupon and yield on the bond will usually be lower than the interest rate on a bond of similar maturity that is not convertible: but not always.
- The bonds for $175 million were issued at a face value of $100 with a coupon rate of 2.5 per cent per annum payable every six months.
- In magazines or newspapers, coupons may be a part of an advert, as we see in Advert 12.3.
- We hope readers everywhere - not just in the areas affected - will sign and send the petition coupons back to us.
- We are backing the appeal, and we include a coupon in the newspaper so readers can send donations or pledge their support.
- Indeed, to take the argument further, how many people will agree that studying football scores and indeed football pools coupons has raised their geographical knowledge of England.
- Friday night's editions will carry a race coupon while entry forms are also available from our Deansgate reception.
- Football coupons were frantically filled and bets were placed on horses and dogs running elsewhere.
verb[no object] (usually as noun couponing) chiefly US Back to top
- This type of checkout couponing offers the ability to target consumers much more tightly.
- For mouthwash and detergent, online couponing makes sense, but the interactive possibilities are limited.
- Through mixed-media promotion and couponing, the product holds the No.1 market share, with the average weekly unit sales goal exceeded by 10 percent.
- I've started taking couponing seriously.
- Can an extreme couponing craze be behind this recent rise in newspaper thefts?
- I admit to taking my couponing overboard on occasion but the space limitations of my home prevail.
- couponer noun
- Example sentences
- Extreme couponers spend hours on web forums researching deals, then use vouchers with bulk-purchase to maximise savings.
- If you want to meet other couponers locally, start a group.
- Rather than buying a useful collection of items, the couponers buy a nearly unlimited supply of whatever is on sale.
Our word coupon is borrowed from the French word meaning ‘a piece cut off’, from couper ‘to cut’. In early use a coupon was a detachable portion of a stock certificate which you handed over in return for a payment of interest. It came to be applied to any ticket or voucher that entitles you to something or that you can exchange for goods or cash.
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