list price


Definition of list price

: the basic price of an item as published in a catalog, price list, or advertisement before any discounts are taken

Examples of list price in a Sentence

The car's list price was $30,000, but the actual selling price was less. We were given a 10 percent discount off the list price.

Recent Examples on the Web

Here are your options for AmpliFi mesh routers: Note: The prices above reflect the retailer's listed price at the time of publication. Jacob Krol, CNN Underscored, "Ubiquiti just added a bonus to its AmpliFi line of mesh routers," 15 Aug. 2019 The average list price for units in this building is roughly $1.6 million and $7,300 monthly rent. Darla Guillen Gilthorpe, Houston Chronicle, "Go inside the newly renovated $1.7 million condo at The Houstonian Estates," 14 Aug. 2019 Education price only: Apple MacBook Pro (2019) laptop - Intel Core i5-8279U, 13.3-inch 2560×1600, 8GB RAM, 128GB SSD + Beats Studio3 Wireless Bluetooth noise-cancelling headphones for $1,199 at Apple (list price $1,419.99). Ars Staff, Ars Technica, "Dealmaster: Get a 55-inch LG OLED TV and a $250 Dell gift card for $1,047," 8 Aug. 2019 The median list price for homes on the market in Arlington in June was $215,050, up 7.5% from a year earlier. Steve Brown, Dallas News, "Arlington is one of the hottest U.S. markets for buyers hunting a home," 31 July 2019 So the list price is 50 times higher than the price that Medicare would pay. CBS News, "Man on life-saving kidney dialysis billed $540,000 for 14 weeks of care: "It was overwhelming"," 25 July 2019 The list price of the PrEP drug, sold by Gilead Sciences under the brand name Truvada, is $1,758 per month when taken daily — though patients generally do not pay that much out of their own pockets. David Tuller,, "New protocol for HIV prevention drug reduces the number of pills required," 24 July 2019 The list price for the 20 Max 737s would normally run $5.9 billion, though Flyadeal would have gotten an undisclosed discount. Ephrat Livni, Quartz, "Boeing’s 737 Max woes just cost it a $5.9 billion order," 7 July 2019 Still, the median list price for a home in Bedford is about $1.4 million, twice the price of the surrounding county of Westchester, according to data from Katherine Clarke, WSJ, "The Small Westchester Town That Draws Hollywood A-Listers and Billionaires," 26 June 2019

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First Known Use of list price

1871, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of list price

: the price of a product that is shown in a catalog, advertisement, etc.

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