- a deduction from the usual cost of something；a percentage deducted from the face value of a bill of exchange or promissory note when it changes hands before the due date.
- deduct an amount from (the usual price of something)；reduce (a product or service) in price
verb: discount, 3rd person present: discounts, gerund or present participle: discounting, past tense: discounted, past participle: discounted
- 1. a deduction from the usual cost of something rail commuters get a discount on season tickets we introduced a standard level of discount for everyone
- ▪ a percentage deducted from the face value of a bill of exchange or promissory note when it changes hands before the due date.
- 1. deduct an amount from (the usual price of something) a product may carry a price which cannot easily be discounted 同義詞 反義詞
- ▪ reduce (a product or service) in price one shop has discounted children's trainers 同義詞 反義詞
- ▪ buy or sell (a bill of exchange) before its due date at less than its maturity value the bill will be discounted, sold for a sum less than its maturity value
- 2. regard (a possibility or fact) as being unworthy of consideration because it lacks credibility I'd heard rumours, but discounted them 同義詞 反義詞
DISCOUNT是及物動詞喔!這句話就是:按照利益的不確定性,打不同的折扣. 比如老師的話, 我們不能亂打折, 吹牛大王的話, 打一折都還不能信.原文也就是 Discount benefits according to their degree of uncertainty .Discount...
用discount 是正確的 discount 指的是折讓或是依原價打折 reduction是指出售價格主動調整過 如最近美國房地產業者主動降價,房子前的牌子會寫 reduced price 就是出售者主動降價 你這裡是希望老闆給你一個打折 所以是原標價之discount 而不是 reduction