Synonyms of cost in English:

cost


See definition of cost

noun

1‘there was a row over the cost of the equipment’

SYNONYMS

price, asking price, market price, selling price, fee, tariff, fare, toll, levy, charge, hire charge, rental

value, face value, valuation, quotation, rate, worth

informal, humorous damage

2‘the human cost of centuries of conflict’

SYNONYMS

penalty, sacrifice, loss

expense, toll, price

suffering, harm, hurt, injury, damage, detriment, deprivation

disadvantage, downside, drawback, snag, undesirable consequences, adverse effects

British disbenefit

3costs‘the company is not making enough money to cover its costs’

SYNONYMS

expenses, outgoings, disbursements, overheads, running costs, operating costs, fixed costs

expenditure, spending, outlay, money spent, payments


verb

1‘the chair costs £186’

SYNONYMS

be priced at, sell for, be valued at, fetch, come to, amount to, be

informal set someone back, go for

British informal knock someone back

2‘the proposal has not yet been costed’

SYNONYMS

value, price, put a price on, put a value on, put a figure on, estimate the cost of, estimate the price of, evaluate

3‘that act of heroism cost him his life’

SYNONYMS

cause the loss of, cause the sacrifice of, lead to the end of

destroy, result in harm to, result in damage to, harm, hurt, injure, damage