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Discounts and price reductions

discount

noun

a reduction in the price of something

reduction

noun

the amount by which the price of something is reduced

special offer

noun

a low price that a shop offers for a short period of time

cash discount

noun

a reduction in the price of something that is offered if you pay the full amount immediately in cash

on offer

being sold for a lower price for a short time

off

adjective, adverb, preposition

used for saying that a price has been reduced by a particular amount

nosedive

noun

a sudden reduction in prices, profits etc

on sale

available for people to buy at a price that is less than the usual price. The British expression is on offer

free fall

noun

an occasion when a price or value suddenly becomes much lower

economies of scale

noun

reductions in the cost of making and selling products that are made possible because a business is very large

kabaddi

a game in which two teams of seven players take turns to chase and try to touch players on the opposing team

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