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cost

(Expenses), noun business expense, charge, expenditure, legal expense, money expended, obligation incurred, outgo, outlay, overhead, payment, running expense
Associated concepts: awarding costs, bill of costs, costs and disbursements

cost

(Penalty), noun amercement, bereavement, damages, fine, forfeiture, harm, impairment, injury, loss, penal retribution, penalization, penance, privation, punishment, sacrifice, unfortunate consequence
Associated concepts: court costs, treble costs

cost

(Price), noun appraisal, asking price, assessment, carrying charge, charge, consideration, expensiveness, face value, high worth, impensa, mark up, marked price, purrhase price, quotation, quoted price, reckoning, sum asked for, valuation, value
Associated concepts: accrued costs, actual cost, all costs, cost basis, cost of administration, cost of doing business, cost of materials, cost of repair, cost of replacement, cost-plus contract, costs and expenses, costs of suit, fixed costs, full costs, legal costs, legitimate cost, marginal cost, operating costs, sheriff's costs, total cost, wholesale cost
See also: bill, charge, detriment, expenditure, fee, forfeiture, invoice, loss, maintenance, outlay, overhead, penalty, price, rate, rent, toll, upkeep, value, worth
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The draw took Spireites into the play-off players, and Darlington fans can only look on with envy, after the decision of former chairman George Houghton to place the club in administration has cost dearly.
These projects, however, will cost dearly, which will be reflected on water bills.
And Magne said this lack of know-how could cost dearly.
One mistake could cost dearly - so everybody will need to be at their best.
But Everton midfielder Naysmith has voiced concern that a repeat of the mistakes made against the All Whites in the Hampden showdown with Germany will cost dearly.
It cost dearly because switch-hitter Andy Fox tied the game 6-6 with a broken-bat bloop single just behind shortstop Alex Cora.
Again in this tournament, the lack of a specialist fifth bowler has cost dearly.
With homeownership clearly ranking among life's most stressful challenges, any mistakes can cost dearly," said Richard J.
ISLAMABAD -- Attempting robbery, immediately after his release from jail on similar charges cost dearly to a just-released dacoit, who got his penance while attempting wallet and mobile -snatching.
Buying or leasing a vehicle is a major decision and as with taking out the wrong mortgage, the wrong advice can cost dearly.