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(noun) 
Definition
the amount of money, time, or energy required to obtain or produce something
The cost of a loaf of bread has increased five-fold.
Synonyms
price
a sharp increase in the price of petrol
What's the price on that one?
,
worth
Buyers are usually prepared to spend about 1 per cent of their total worth on art.
,
expense
She has refurbished the whole place at vast expense.
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rate
specially reduced rates
,
charge
We can arrange this for a small charge.
,
figure
It's hard to put a figure on the damage.
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damage (informal)
What's the damage for these tickets?
, , ,
expenditure
The government should reduce their expenditure on defence.
,
outlay
Once the initial outlay has been made they are reasonably cheap to operate.
(noun) 
Definition
suffering or sacrifice
a person who always looks after `number one', whatever the cost to others
Synonyms
loss
His death is a great loss to us.
, ,
damage
There have been many reports of minor damage to buildings.
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injury
The two other passengers escaped serious injury.
, ,
hurt
I am sorry for any hurt that it may have caused.
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harm
It would probably do the economy more harm than good.
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sacrifice
They have not suffered any sacrifice of identity.
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deprivation
Unemployment can sometimes cause social deprivation.
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detriment
He supported his partner's career to the detriment of his own.
(plural noun) 
The company admits its costs are still too high.
Synonyms
expenses
,
spending
, ,
overheads
We have to cut costs in order to reduce overheads.
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outgoings
Try to keep track of your monthly outgoings.
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(verb) 
Definition
to be obtained or obtainable in exchange for
The course is limited to 12 people and costs £50.
Synonyms
sell at
,
come to
,
set (someone) back (informal)
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be priced at
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command a price of
(verb) 
Definition
to involve the loss or sacrifice of
The operation saved his life, but cost him his sight.
Synonyms
,
deprive of
,
cheat of

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Additional synonyms

in the sense of charge
Definition
a price charged for something
We can arrange this for a small charge.
in the sense of damage
Definition
cost
What's the damage for these tickets?
in the sense of damage
Definition
injury or harm caused to a person or thing
There have been many reports of minor damage to buildings.

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