pronunciation：[ kɔst ]
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- cost 's definition：the property of having material worth (often indicated by the amount of money something would bring if sold); "the fluctuating monetary value of gold and silver"; "he puts a high price on his services"; "he couldn''t calculate the cost of the collection"
- cost in Chinese：n.1.费用；代价，价格；成本。2.牺牲；损害，损失。3.〔pl.〕讼费。短语和例子vt.(cost; cost)1.值，要价(苦干)；花费，需要。2.使花费，使损失，牺牲。3.估定(…的)成本。vi.花费，付代价。 It costs five dollars. 值五元，要价五元。 It cost me much labour. 费了我不少劳力。 His ambition cost him his life. 他的野心断送了自己一条命。 cost (sb.) dear(ly) 代价极大，费用极高；闯大祸，吃大亏(If you attempt it, it will cost you dear. 你试试看，一定要吃大亏的)。 cost what it may 不惜任何代价，无论代价多少；无论如何。