Definition of 'by the dozen'
Example sentences containing 'by the dozen'
When they were children he'd made dolls for Jo-Beth by the dozen, makeshift toys that nevertheless bore the imprint of his disposition.THE GREAT AND SECRET SHOW (2001)
All goods now were displayed in The Shed and could be bought in any quantity, although always cheaper by the dozen.THE HARDIE INHERITANCE (2001)
You know, Miss Livy, Mrs Clayton buys her dinner services in large numbers of settings, and glassware by the dozen.THE AMBASSADOR'S WOMEN (2001)
Definition of by the dozen from the Collins English Dictionary