Definition of markup
1 : an amount added to the cost price to determine the selling price; broadly : profit
2 : a U.S. Congressional committee session at which a bill is put into final form before it is reported out
Examples of markup in a sentence
The retail markup on their products is 25 percent.
selling used cars at high markups
First Known Use of markup
MARKUP Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of markup for English Language Learners
: an amount added to the price of something : the difference between the cost of producing something and its selling price
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