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precio
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precio(
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (cost)
a. price
El precio del curso de japonés se me hace muy caro.The price of the Japanese course seems really expensive to me.
b. rate (lodging)
El precio del hotel cerca de la playa es más alto en verano.The rate for the hotel near the beach is higher in the summer.
c. fare (transporation)
El precio del autobús es más barato que el del tren.The bus fare is cheaper than the train fare.
2. (sacrifice)
a. price
Luego pagarás el precio por decir tantas mentiras ahora.You'll pay the price later for telling so many lies now.
b. cost
Vivir en un estudio es el precio de mudarse a la ciudad.Living in a studio is the cost of moving to the city.
3. (value)
a. worth
Es un hombre de gran precio y todos en el pueblo lo respetan.He's a man of great worth and everyone in the town respects him.
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precio
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (en dinero)
a. price
¿qué precio tiene esta corbata?how much is this tie?
está muy bien de precioit's very reasonably priced
2. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
la merluza está a precio de orohake has become ridiculously expensive
3. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
no tener precioto be priceless
precio al contadocash price
precio de comprapurchase price
precio de costecost price
precio de fábricafactory price
precio indicativoguide price
precio de mercadomarket price
precio prohibitivoprohibitively high price
precio de saldobargain price
precio de salidastarting price
precio de venta (al público)retail price
4. (sacrificio)
a. price
pagaron un precio muy alto por la victoriathey paid a very high price for victory, victory cost them dearly
a cualquier precioat any price
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precio
1 (importe) [de producto] price; [de viaje] fare; (en hotel) rate; charge
han subido los precios prices have gone up; ¿qué precio tiene? how much is it?; a precio de saldo at a knockdown price; a o por un precio simbólico for a nominal o token sum
no importa precio cost no object
precio a discutir offers
último precio closing price
poner o señalar precio a la cabeza de algn to put a price on sb's head
no tener precio to be priceless
este cuadro no tiene precio this painting is priceless; su lealtad no tiene precio his loyalty is of enormous value
precio al contado cash
precio al detalle precio al por menor retail price
precio de compra purchase price
precio de coste precio de costo cost-price
a precio de coste at cost price
precio de entrega inmediata
precio de fábrica ex works price
a precio de fábrica at factory prices
precio de intervención intervention price
precio de lista
precio de mercado market price
precio de ocasión bargain price
precio de oferta offer price
precio de referencia suggested price
precio de salida starting price
precio de situación (Latinoamérica) bargain price
precio de venta sale price; selling price
precio de venta al público retail price
precio de venta recomendado recommended retail price
precio neto net price
precio obsequio giveaway price
precio orientativo manufacturer's recommended price
precios al consumo retail prices
precio tope top price; ceiling price
precio unitario unit price
2 (coste, sacrificio)
pagó un precio muy alto por su libertad he paid a very high price for his freedom; lo hará a cualquier precio he'll do it whatever the cost o at any price; evítelo a cualquier precio avoid it at all costs; al precio de at the cost of; ganó las elecciones, pero al precio de su integridad he won the election but at the cost o expense of his integrity
3 (valor) worth; value
un hombre de gran precio a man of great worth; tengo en gran precio su amistad I value his friendship very highly
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