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costs

noun , plural of cost

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1 a payment made in the course of achieving a result
  • the newlyweds spared no cost in building the kitchen of their dreams
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2 the amount of money that is demanded as payment for something
  • we can't afford the cost of a house just yet, so we're renting an apartment
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3 the loss or penalty involved in achieving a goal
  • they won the war, but at a terrible cost in lives
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