apiece

adverb \ ə-ˈpēs \
|Updated on: 17 Jun 2018

Examples of apiece in a Sentence

  1. His shoes weigh four pounds apiece.

  2. when you figure that they usually sell for six dollars apiece, you're getting quite a bargain

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First Known Use of apiece

15th century

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apiece Synonyms

Synonyms

all, each, per, per capita;

Phrases

a pop, a shot, a throw;


APIECE Defined for English Language Learners

apiece

Definition of apiece for English Language Learners

  • : for or to each person or thing


APIECE Defined for Kids

apiece

adverb \ ə-ˈpēs \

Definition of apiece for Students

: for each one
  • They cost 25 cents apiece.


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