price down


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price down

To reduce something's price. A noun or pronoun can be used between "price" and "down." The new laptops look really tempting, but I know the shops will price them down when we get closer to Christmas, so I'm holding off buying one for the time being. We're pricing down everything in-store for the next seven days, so come on by for the best deals in town!
See also: down, price

price something down

to lower the price of something. When they start pricing this stuff down at the end of the season, I'll come in and buy something. I hope to price down the merchandise soon.
See also: down, price
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In the case of the Yaris there is pounds 500 off in addition to the pounds 2,000 scrappage discount, bringing the total discount to pounds 2,500 and the price down to just pounds 6,805.
Recovering oil production in Iraq appears to be a major factor in pushing oil price down, but daily output in Iraq, whose pipelines were extensively damaged during and after the war, remains at about 1.
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To ensure the apartments do not fall into the purview of the State Division of Housing and Community Renewal, along with its attendant regulations, owners may have to build more two-bedroom and three-bedroom apartments and allow the sharing of apartments to keep the overall prices up and the per renter price down.