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There are 5 meanings of the word Costs.

How to pronounce costs:


Costs - as a noun

Pecuniary reimbursement to the winning party for the expenses of litigation

Costs - as a verb

To incur a charge of; to require payment of a (specified) price.

Example: "It will cost you a lot of money to take a trip around the world."

To cause something to be lost; to cause the expenditure or relinquishment of.

Example: "Trying to rescue the man from the burning building cost them their lives."

To require to be borne or suffered; to cause.

To calculate or estimate a price.

Example: "I'd cost the repair work at a few thousand."

Example Sentences

"The high costs of living in this city are burdensome."
"The company is struggling with rising energy costs."
"We need to find ways to reduce production costs."
"The insurance policy covers medical costs incurred during the accident."
"He was shocked by the exorbitant costs of the luxury car."
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Word Game Points

Is COSTS a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, costs is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

COSTS has a SCRABBLE points total of 7.

Is COSTS a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, costs is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
COSTS has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 8.

Is COSTS a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, costs is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
COSTS has a WORDFEUD points total of 8.

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