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 The center, anchored by a Walmart Supercenter, sold within 98 percent of its list price from a field of 10 offers, according to the firm. William Thornton |, al, 9 Sep. 2021 The chip features 24 lanes of PCIe Gen 3, 20MB of cache, and a list price of $359. Sebastian Schenzinger, PCWorld, 3 Aug. 2021 Some homebuyers are paying $150,000 above list price. Bryan Schott, The Salt Lake Tribune, 30 July 2021 Since this spring, Truvada has been available in a generic form with a list price as low as $30 per month. NBC News, 21 July 2021 With a list price of just $130, Google’s newest Nest Thermostat is a terrific value. Maren Estrada, BGR, 6 July 2021 About 62% of Bay Area homes sold for above list price in the first quarter of 2021, up from 47% over the same period in 2020. Chronicle Staff, San Francisco Chronicle, 27 June 2021 In addition to providing potentially lifesaving treatment for some cancer patients, the drug may prove profitable for Amgen’s bottom line at a list price of $18,000 per month. - Investing Reimagined, Forbes, 23 June 2021 The medication, developed by Biogen, will be marketed with the name Aduhelm for a list price of $56,000 a year. Annalisa Merelli, Quartz, 8 June 2021

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First Known Use of list price

1871, in the meaning defined above

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“List price.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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

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