starting price

starting price noun
Odds on a horse when the race begins (informal abbrev SP)
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ˈstarting price [starting price] noun
the final ↑odds that are given for a horse or dog just before a race begins

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • starting price — n [C usually singular] 1.) the lowest possible price for a particular type of thing such as a car or house without any special features, or the lowest price you are willing to accept for something you are selling 2.) BrE the final ↑odds that are… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • starting price — ► NOUN ▪ the final odds at the start of a horse race …   English terms dictionary

  • starting price — UK [ˈstɑː(r)tɪŋ ˌpraɪs] / US [ˈstartɪŋ ˌpraɪs] noun [countable] Word forms starting price : singular starting price plural starting prices 1) the price that something is given at the beginning of an auction 2) British in a horse or dog race, the… …   English dictionary

  • starting price — start|ing price [ startıŋ ,praıs ] noun count 1. ) the price that something is given at the beginning of an AUCTION 2. ) BRITISH in a horse or dog race, the ODDS of a particular runner just before the race starts, representing the amount of money …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • starting price — noun (C) the last price (=amount of money that is returned for money risked) that is offered just before a horse or dog race begins …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • starting price — /ˈstatɪŋ praɪs / (say stahting pruys) noun 1. the betting odds on a horse, greyhound, etc., at the time when a race begins. 2. the price at which bidding for a commodity should reasonably start, this taken as a benchmark for prices …   Australian English dictionary

  • starting price — (or SP) An estimation of odds available when the race starts …   Equestrian sports dictionary

  • starting price — noun the final odds at the start of a horse race …   English new terms dictionary

  • Price-drop tv — Infobox TV channel name = price drop tv logofile = Price drop tv logo.png logosize = 200px logoalt = launch = 11 June, 2003 share = 0.1% share as of = February 2008 share source = [http://www.barb.co.uk/viewingsummary/monthreports.cfm?report=month… …   Wikipedia

  • Price — n. & v. n. 1 a the amount of money or goods for which a thing is bought or sold. b value or worth (a pearl of great price; beyond price). 2 what is or must be given, done, sacrificed, etc., to obtain or achieve something. 3 the odds in betting… …   Useful english dictionary

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