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put up prices

This page is about the collocation put up prices

collocation pattern: verb + noun

Meaning

to increase prices

For example

  • We haven't put up our prices for over three years.

  • They've all put up their prices, but none of the companies put up their workers' wages.

Note:
Also "put prices up"

Quick Quiz

When prices are put up, buyers have to

a. save more

b. pay more

c. earn more

Contributor: Matt Errey