price tag


price tag

noun

: a piece of paper or plastic that is attached to a product and that has the product's price written or printed on it

: the amount of money that something costs

Full Definition of PRICE TAG

1
:  a tag on merchandise showing the price at which it is offered for sale
2
:  price, cost

Examples of PRICE TAG

  1. The price tag is missing so I don't know how much this sweater costs.
  2. <a weeklong cruise on the luxury liner sounded great, but the price tag was enough to make me choke>

First Known Use of PRICE TAG

1881

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