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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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An amount taken off a price.

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Used as a noun, listen here, it means: An amount taken off a price. Used as a verb, listen here, it means: Underrate;disregard.

Usage examples (35)
  • As the owner of the store, she received a generous discount.
  • I never discount these books-they sell like hot cakes
  • Noun : Even after all the discounts are taken, his story sounds phony
  • Adjective : discount theater tickets. ,a discount drugstore for more
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