put/place a premium on

Definition of put/place a premium on

:to value (something) highly
  • Publishers put/place a premium on accuracy.

Word by Word Definitions

put play
  1. : to place in a specified position or relationship : lay

  2. : to move in a specified direction

  3. : to send (something, such as a weapon or missile) into or through something : thrust

  1. : a throw made with an overhand pushing motion

  2. : an option to sell a specified amount of a security (such as a stock) or commodity (such as wheat) at a fixed price at or within a specified time — compare call 3d

  1. : being in place : fixed, set

place play
  1. : physical environment : space

  2. : a way for admission or transit

  3. : physical surroundings : atmosphere

  1. : to put in or as if in a particular place or position : set

  2. : to present for consideration

  3. : to put in a particular state

premium play
  1. : a reward or recompense for a particular act

  2. : a sum over and above a regular price paid chiefly as an inducement or incentive

  3. : a sum in advance of or in addition to the nominal value of something

  1. : of exceptional quality or amount


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