cost

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

cost

noun

Definition of COST

1
a payment made in the course of achieving a result <the newlyweds spared no cost in building the kitchen of their dreams>
2
the amount of money that is demanded as payment for something <we can't afford the cost of a house just yet, so we're renting an apartment>
3
the loss or penalty involved in achieving a goal <they won the war, but at a terrible cost in lives>
Synonyms cost

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