markup


    Wordnet
  • detailed stylistic instructions for typesetting something that is to be printed
    eg: manual markup is usually written on the copy (e.g. underlining words that are to be set in italics)
  • the amount added to the cost to determine the asking price
  • GCIDE
  • markup (noun)
    The amount added to the cost to determine the asking price

Example sentences

Mr. Carpenter and Mr. Small would then buy the tobacco at a slight markup through a private bank account.
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Lastly, they would sell the tobacco to Big South, again at a markup.
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50 lev, a substantial markup over Burgas, but it still won’t break the bank.
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Even when they’re just reselling real tickets, look out for markups.
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” Court documents said Mr. Hallatt, who holds dual citizenship, had spent more than $350, 000 on goods from Trader Joe’s, which he resold in Canada at a markup.
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Because they are looking to turn a profit quickly, their markups will be modest.
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Nintendo has been sluggish in responding to the demand, resulting in huge markups on the secondary market, including on sites like eBay, where the consoles were being resold for as much as $390.
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“Bouvier,” it says in the filing, “not only never disclosed to Sotheby’s his resale to Rybolovlev at a huge markup from what he had paid the defendants, but he also misled Sotheby’s into believing that he in fact remained the owner of the ‘Salvator Mundi’ long after he acquired the piece in May 2013.
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The average resale of “Hamilton” tickets on StubHub is roughly $872, according to a New York Times analysis, a markup of $700 above the current average original ticket sale price.
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It hit me like a revelation: It might be possible to declare my independence from the various A. D. H. D. kids who sold me their prescription pills at exorbitant markups and get a prescription all my own.
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“We didn’t know if, in a newspaper, people were reading our piece on the transportation markup on A10 — now we do,” Mr. VandeHei said.
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It also has not escaped notice among conservatives that not a single Republican member of either the Ways and Means Committee nor the Energy and Commerce Committee offered amendments to the RyanCare bill in their committee markups.
Breitbart
House congressional committees including Ways and Means, as well as Energy and Commerce, will start the markup of the bill after the president’s day recess next week.
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“My gosh, first time in my history and the history of the Finance Committee that Democrats even refuse to show up for hearings and for markup,” Hatch said.
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A report from the Associated Press in January found that the Venezuelan military had seized full control of all food coming in and out of the country, and are reselling stolen products at astronomical markups.
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WORD OF THE DAY
28 January, 2021