cash discount


Definition of cash discount

: a discount granted in consideration of immediate payment or payment within a prescribed time

Examples of cash discount in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Of course, cash still does remain king in one popular retail location: Gas stations still offer hefty cash discounts for paying with green. Jefferson Graham, USA TODAY, "Some apps give discounts and let you skip the line. But is that really fair?," 23 Oct. 2019 Up to $4,500 in cash discounts on a 2017 model, per Automotive News. Kelsey Mays, USA TODAY, "These are the four hottest car deals in September," 16 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of cash discount

1917, in the meaning defined above

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“Cash discount.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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