[ US /ˈdɪskaʊnt, dɪˈskaʊnt/ ]
  1. an amount or percentage deducted
  2. a refund of some fraction of the amount paid
  3. the act of reducing the selling price of merchandise
  4. interest on an annual basis deducted in advance on a loan
  1. give a reduction in price on
    I never discount these books-they sell like hot cakes
  2. bar from attention or consideration
    She dismissed his advances
Linguix Browser extension
Fix your writing
on millions of websites
Get Started For Free Linguix pencil

How To Use discount In A Sentence

  • You can either try to get a discount flight or you can view their special offers, either way you will end up with a good deal.
  • Crucial is currently quoting as below, with a ten per cent discount for orders taken online.
  • Fashion outlets, also known as discount warehouse stores, are large shopping areas often located on a city's outskirts.
  • Interest rates would then rise as the central bank increased its discount rate to discourage borrowing and the demands for legal tender.
  • Often, the resulting price will be less than the net asset value, meaning that the shares trade at a discount.
  • Bigger discounts on equity and debt issuance to get them away risks seeing investment cut, borrowing reduced and jobs lost. Times, Sunday Times
  • Best of all, when you buy a cell phone from us and transfer your number, you will still qualify for all of our great rebates and discounts.
  • Last week I got a whopping discount on a new gas boiler, on account of my age. Times, Sunday Times
  • The company would offer a discount to farmers who buy tillers under this scheme.
  • Sales catalogues are often heavily financed by these sorts of rebates and discounts.
View all
This website uses cookies to make Linguix work for you. By using this site, you agree to our cookie policy