name a/the/(one's) price (for something)

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name a/the/(one's) price (for something)

To identify or come up with a price for which one is willing to buy or sell something. A: "How much do you want for this old typewriter?" B: "Name a price, and I'll see if it's fair." He decided to let everyone name their own prices for the artwork according to their own budgets, trusting that people wouldn't rip him off.
See also: name, price
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IAN BOTHAM has named his price to save English cricket - and he won't come cheap.
Lennox Lewis last night named his price for taming Mike Tyson - a record pounds 10 million.