price point


Definition of price point

: the standard price set by the manufacturer for a product

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Recent Examples on the Web Other resorts are placing a similar premium on privacy — albeit at a more approachable price point. Paul Brady, Travel + Leisure, "These Private Ski Mountains Let You Have the Slopes All to Yourself," 27 Dec. 2020 Instead of estimating rates themselves, Jilan and her husband let the Airbnb algorithm adjust the pricing for them, which usually put it at a price point between $95 to $125 per night. Kelly Corbett, House Beautiful, "This Couple Made Over $21,000 In One Year After Opening Up a Tiny Home Airbnb in Their Backyard," 23 Dec. 2020 This high-quality collector’s edition is being sold at a premium price point, but the detailing and craftsmanship will make this an heirloom piece to pass down. Janelle Randazza, USA TODAY, "26 popular chess sets for people obsessed with The Queen's Gambit," 2 Dec. 2020 By buying from these companies now, at a relative high price point, Stripe is aiming to let everyone pay less later. Robinson Meyer, The Atlantic, "The Weekly Planet: A Start-Up’s Unusual Plan to Suck Carbon Out of the Sky," 24 Nov. 2020 New York’s restaurant scene is world-class for practically every cuisine on the planet and at every price point. Cnt Editors, Condé Nast Traveler, "Best New Restaurants in New York City—with Outdoor Dining," 17 Dec. 2020 This common obstacle led her and her business partner and friend Caitlin Ellen to found Sabai Design, a direct-to-consumer company that sells sustainable furniture at a relatively affordable price point. Olivia Harrison,, "How Sabai Design’s Founders Used Instagram To Build A Sustainable Furniture Brand," 16 Dec. 2020 There are some 15 Galaxy phones available this year, seemingly at every price point, from $99 to $1,999. Jefferson Graham, USA TODAY, "Consumer guide: 15 Samsung Galaxy smartphones, priced from $99 to $1,999," 11 Dec. 2020 Tomes spanning the worlds of art, fashion, history, interior design, and food abound for every person on your list—and at every possible price point. Marley Marius, Vogue, "19 Books to Gift This Holiday Season," 20 Nov. 2020

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First Known Use of price point

1894, in the meaning defined above

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23 Jan 2021

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“Price point.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of price point

business : a product's regular price as set by the manufacturer

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