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at a premium Explained

at a premium at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

at a premium
adv : of high value (usually because of scarcity) or above par
value; "they were forced to buy it back at a premium"

at a premium at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Prepositional phrase

Inter: en-PP » at a premium
  • Inter: financ » e Above par value.
    1. At a high, or higher than expected, price.
    2. Scarce, in short supply.
    3. : Disk space on that server is at a premium.
    4. Inter: quote-news »


    |year=2011
    |date=January 16
    |author=Saj Chowdhury
    |title=Sunderland 1 - 1 Newcastle
    |work=BBC
    |url=http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport2/hi/football/eng_prem/9358512.stm
    |page=
    |passage=Both Ameobi and Sunderland forward Darren Bent had gone close in the early exchanges but chances were at a premium thereafter.
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