Translation of premium in Spanish:
- 1.1also: insurance premium1.2 (surcharge) to put a premium on somethingprima (feminine) de seguroVictorian furniture sells at a premium these dayshacer hincapié en algodarle mucha importancia a algoto be at a premiumhoy en día los muebles victorianos están muy cotizados(in short supply)(lit: above par)when time is at a premiumestar por encima de la parcuando el tiempo apremiaExample sentences1.3 (bonus)
- An indemnity bond is a premium charged by the lender and paid by the customer to insure the lender against a default in mortgage repayments by the borrower.
- Employers in the restaurant, bar and tourist trade have been particularly vocal in querying the provisions on tips, weekend premiums and service charges.
- Managers want to pay as small a premium to the market price as possible.
- Much of the increase in the wage premium for education and skills is due to technological change that has increased demand for highly educated workers.
- American workers who use computers command a wage premium of 15% over workers who do not.
- In other words, the wage premium earned by the highly skilled is increasing.
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