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costs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. costsnoun

    pecuniary reimbursement to the winning party for the expenses of litigation

Editors Contribution

  1. costsnoun

    Plural noun and verb form of the word cost.

    The operational costs were added to the budget to ensure an accurate invitation to tender was submitted.

    Submitted by MaryC on May 18, 2016  

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'costs' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #813

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'costs' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1134

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of costs in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of costs in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of costs in a Sentence

  1. Harry Kazianis:

    We would need to work on getting overall costs down to make such drugs or Americans would need to be willing to pay more, i believe they would if they knew that China could stop their medications from being produced at a moments notice that is worth paying an extra cost as we know that if drugs are made at home, they would not be subject to the whims of a dictatorship that has millions of people in concentration camps due to their religious beliefs.

  2. Stephen Pearce:

    People were very pleased with the progress we've made on costs, very pleased with the guidance we were providing on the cost journey ahead of us and the certainty and clarity we provided, and with a little bit of an uptick in the iron ore price, yesterday was the time to go back to the market.

  3. General Mills Inc on Friday:

    Vermont state law requires us to start labeling certain grocery store food packages that contain GMO ingredients or face significant fines, we can't label our products for only one state without significantly driving up costs for our consumers and we simply will not do that.

  4. Micaela Serafini:

    What we need to avoid at all costs is an uncontrolled situation in the communities affected.

  5. Ben Johnson:

    This is the first time I have ever heard of a firm offering to pay some brokerage costs for a new product.

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    the reduction of expenditures in order to become financially stable
    • A. temptation
    • B. downsizing
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