price tag

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n price tag a tag showing the price of the article it is attached to
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Quotations

  • Marcel Proust
    Marcel%20Proust
    “A work of art that contains theories is like an object on which the price tag has been left.”
  • Melanie Clark
    Melanie Clark
    “You can't put a price tag on love, but you can on all its accessories.”

Usage

In literature:

If the beauty of Fergus McMahan gained any part of our reception in Oratama, I'll eat the price-tag in my Panama.
"Roads of Destiny" by O. Henry
And that dreadful price tag!
"Rilla of Ingleside" by Lucy Maud Montgomery
It carries an equally momentous price tag - official censorship.
"After the Rain" by Sam Vaknin
You shouldn't look a gift automobile in the price tag.
"The Silly Syclopedia" by Noah Lott
Then she made a new price tag and pinned it over the old one.
"Flower of the Dusk" by Myrtle Reed
It's a brand-new one, for the price-tag 's still hangin' on the back.
"Susan Clegg and Her Neighbors' Affairs" by Anne Warner
Others followed his example, and "Door-key" tags went above all others and were scarce at any price.
"Aladdin & Co." by Herbert Quick
He will be patient to wait for the day when everything will get its own price tag and real worth will come into its own.
"The Pursuit of God" by A. W. Tozer
Make sure there are no tags or price marks.
"Skippy Bedelle" by Owen Johnson
For these are the windows where price-tags are displayed.
"Penguin Persons & Peppermints" by Walter Prichard Eaton
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In news:

The cost to be Kate Middleton comes with a huge price tag.
American muscle - and luxury - without the Euro price tag.
That ridiculous price tag for a year of learning: $43,380.
Plus, is the latest TiVo Premiere DVR worth its hefty price tag.
One woman's trash was my mother's $2 Liz Claiborne dress with the original price tags.
The units are equipped with three tiers of LED-lighted, adjustable two position shelves with price tag molding.
Some of these birds carry price-tags up to $150.
Want to take a date out for a night on the town, but worried the price tag is holding you back.
Suggests price tag will be paid at the family video pump.
Small Op Group Suggests Price Tag Will be Paid at Family Video Pump.
With over 90,000 square feet of dresses, tops and price tags, I was ready for a workout when I arrived at the new Forever 21 flagship store in Times Square (New York City).
That's a price tag that no rancher I know can afford.
Russell Simmons' New York City penthouse is back on the market with its original price tag of $11 million.
And with these price tags, you can afford to scoop up a few for yourself.
A Japanese pharmaceuticals company is buying time when it comes to its efforts to buy Melville-based OSI Pharmaceuticals for a price tag of about $3.5 billion.
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In science:

Of course, there is a price to pay: the efficiency ǫ will be smaller in the case of photon-jet correlations, with respect to the case of single-inclusive photon observables, mainly because of the jet-tagging.
The QCD and Standard Model Working Group: Summary Report from Les Houches
One approach to perform this is to study experimentally the price to pay to get one gap (or one tag in the roman pot detectors) versus two gaps, since we know already that the percentage of events showing two gaps is larger than the squared percentage of events showing only one gap .
Diffractive Higgs boson production at Tevatron and LHC: an experimental review
This amount of money corresponds to the price tag for a five times more powerful modern PWR reactor.
The Future of Nuclear Energy: Facts and Fiction Chapter IV: Energy from Breeder Reactors and from Fusion?
For example, if one searches for Web resources about car prices using the tag “jaguar ” on Delicious, one receives back a list of resources containing documents about luxury cars and dealers, as well as guitar manuals, wildlife videos, and documents about Apple Computer’s operating system.
Modeling Social Annotation: a Bayesian Approach
In the unpriced case, we are attempting to find a bribery which changes the preferences of the fewest number of voters, and in the priced case, each voter is given a price tag.
The Complexity of Manipulating $k$-Approval Elections
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