Synonyms of premium in English:

premium


See definition of premium

noun

1‘a 25-year policy with monthly premiums of £30’

SYNONYMS

insurance charge, insurance payment, regular payment, instalment

2‘customers are reluctant to pay a premium for organic fruit’

SYNONYMS

surcharge, additional payment, extra amount, extra charge, additional fee

3‘you may receive a foreign service premium and a cost of living allowance’

SYNONYMS

bonus, extra, percentage, perk, recompense, remuneration, prize, reward

incentive, inducement

formal perquisite

historical bounty


adjective

1‘the quality of premium American table wines improves every year’

SYNONYMS

superior, premier, high-end, top-end, exclusive, elite, top, select, choice, deluxe, luxurious, classy, prime, first-rate, high-quality, top-quality, high-grade, five-star, fine, finest

British upmarket

North American upscale

ANTONYMS

inferior


Phrases

    at a premium

      ‘parking space is at a premium in Japanese cities’

      SYNONYMS

      scarce, in great demand, like gold dust, hard to come by, in short supply, thin on the ground, few and far between, not to be had, rare, rare as hen's teeth, scarce as hen's teeth

      informal

      not to be had for love or money

    put/place a premium on

      1‘I place a high premium on the historic relationship between the United States and Britain’

      SYNONYMS

      value greatly, attach great importance to, attach special importance to, set great store by, regard as particularly important, regard as particularly valuable, put a high value on, hold in high regard, appreciate greatly

      2‘the huge increase in the price of oil put a premium on the coal industry’

      SYNONYMS

      make valuable, make invaluable, put a high value on, make essential, make important