French translation of 'price'
1. (= cost) prix m
what is the price of ... ? combien coûte ... ? ⧫ quel est le prix de ... ?
to go up in price augmenter
to rise in price augmenter
to come down in price baisser
to put a price on sth [health, friendship] mettre un prix sur qch
You can’t put a price on friendship. On ne peut pas mettre un prix sur l’amitié.
It’s a small price to pay for ... (figurative) C’est un petit prix à payer pour ...
It’s a small price to pay for freedom. C’est un petit prix à payer pour la liberté.
to pay a high price for sth (figurative) payer le prix fort pour qch
to pay the price for sth payer le prix de qch
at a price
He regained his freedom, but at a price. Il a retrouvé sa liberté, mais cela lui a coûté cher.
to come at a price avoir un prix
Fame comes at a price. La célébrité a un prix.
at any price (= at any cost) à tout prix
a price on sb’s head
There’s a price on his head. Sa tête est mise à prix.
2. (= odds) chances fpl
what price ... (= what are the odds)
What price he’ll change his mind? Quelles sont les chances qu’il change d’avis ?
[goods, service] fixer le prix de
The least expensive will be priced at £7,000. Le prix du moins cher sera fixé à 7000 livres.
The book is priced at £8.99. Le prix du livre est fixé à 8 livres 99.
Phrasal verbsprice out
Copyright © by HarperCollins Publishers. All rights reserved.
Example Sentences Including 'price'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
Both are about half the price they were a year ago.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Nor is there any evidence that the price of petrol at the pumps has been affected.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Regulation needs to be relaxed except for fixing the price of a second-class stamp.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Retailers have had no choice but to reflect these dramatic increases in the prices they charge at the pumps.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The devaluation of sterling since may push prices higher.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The property has to be priced at less than 600,000.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Why has the oil price risen so much?Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Yet a recovery in asset values and oil prices from the second half of last year has given sovereign wealth funds considerably more firepower.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The price is also competitive because the elements of the system are bundled.Computing (2010)
These were caused by the raising of prices without comparable wage increases.Twentieth Century History - Basic Facts (1985)
Be sure your lover and the relationship is going to be worth the price you both may have to pay.The Sun (2009)
Prices are fixed by the government and cannot be raised above a certain limit.The Sun (2016)
The results show a huge increase in pricing across many cities.The Sun (2013)
What will happen to house prices?Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Whether consumers benefit depends entirely on whether shops decide to reduce their prices by that amount.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
You must make sure that competitive pricing earns sufficient returns for your business.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Prices are per person for two people sharing a standard room on the board basis shown.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Prices are per person for two people sharing a luxury room.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
This may be because they feel they have to work harder to pay off the higher prices.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
They cost twice the price of an apple.SHOPPED: The Shocking Power of British Supermarkets (2004)
Critics warn they are fuelling house price.The Sun (2014)
Drivers are being hit with the most expensive petrol prices in more than two years.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
It appears to have been energised by recent rises in oil prices and potential for further hikes.The Sun (2016)
One of their trainees could do your treatments at half the normal price or less.The Sun (2013)
That alone is worth the ticket price.The Sun (2014)
The deepening slump in house prices continues to be a key factor in undermining growth and future prospects.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The price you pay is having to give up your anonymity.The Sun (2014)
The prices of various things have been revised in various years and are therefore incompatible.Inside Perestroika: The Future of the Soviet Economy (1990)
There is a price on his head and suggestions he would be done at prayers.The Sun (2016)
They offer a much wider investment choice at a comparable price.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Current shareholders fear that the issue of additional equity may depress prices further.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
All prices are fixed and no bargaining is required.Collins Traveller, Brittany (1993)
It paid a high price for it.A Social History of Modern Spain (1991)
Trends of 'price'
Extremely Common. price is one of the 1000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
'price' in Other Languages
British English: price /praɪs/ NOUN
The price of something is the amount of money that you must pay to buy it.
House prices have risen in this area.
- American English: price
- Arabic: سِعْر
- Brazilian Portuguese: preço
- Chinese: 价格
- Croatian: cijena
- Czech: cena
- Danish: pris beløb
- Dutch: prijs wat iets kost
- European Spanish: precio
- Finnish: hinta tuotteen hinta
- French: prix coût
- German: Preis Kosten
- Greek: τιμή αντίτιμο
- Italian: prezzo
- Japanese: 価格
- Korean: 가격
- Norwegian: pris
- Polish: cena
- European Portuguese: preço
- Romanian: preț
- Russian: цена
- Spanish: precio
- Swedish: pris varupris
- Thai: ราคา
- Turkish: fiyat
- Ukrainian: ціна
- Vietnamese: giá tiền
Translation of price from the Collins English to French Dictionary