Definition of 'like-for-like'
Example sentences containing 'like-for-like'
He said the decline in like-for-like sales was primarily a result of the wider economic environment.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The government had said there would be like-for-like replacements.Times, Sunday Times (2015) The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The like-for-like figure was an increase of 5 per cent.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
It does not provide like-for-like sales figures, as others do.Times, Sunday Times (2007) The Sun (2010)
Some officers are happy with like-for-like replacements; others will insist that you reuse the old glass.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
But shouldn't they offer a like-for-like replacement?The Sun (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Previously, the group has been able to protect its margins by offsetting rising costs with like-for-like sales growth.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Last month the group said that like-for-like sales growth had slowed to 3.1 per cent in the second quarter.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The like-for-like decline was 9%.Times, Sunday Times (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The company was not able to give specific sales figures for its UK outlets but confirmed that like-for-like sales had declined.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
A decline in like-for-like retail sales in the final quarter was not critical because that period represented only 10 per cent of total sales.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Definition of like-for-like from the Collins English Dictionary
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