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Meaning of "buying power" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF BUYING POWER

buying power  [ˈbaɪɪŋ ˈpaʊə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BUYING POWER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Buying power is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES BUYING POWER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Bargaining power

Bargaining power is the relative ability of parties in a situation to exert influence over each other. If both parties are on an equal footing in a debate, then they will have equal bargaining power, such as in a perfectly competitive market, or between an evenly matched monopoly and monopsony. There are a number of fields where the concept of bargaining power has proven crucial to coherent analysis: game theory, labour economics, collective bargaining arrangements, diplomatic negotiations, settlement of litigation, the price of insurance, and any negotiation in general.

Definition of buying power in the English dictionary

The definition of buying power in the dictionary is the amount of services or goods a company, person, group or currency is able to purchase.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH BUYING POWER


brainpower
ˈbreɪnˌpaʊə
candlepower
ˈkændəlˌpaʊə
disempower
ˌdɪsɪmˈpaʊə
empower
ɪmˈpaʊə
firepower
ˈfaɪəpaʊə
horsepower
ˈhɔːsˌpaʊə
hydropower
ˈhaɪdrəʊˌpaʊə
hyperpower
ˈhaɪpəˌpaʊə
impower
ɪmˈpaʊə
manpower
ˈmænˌpaʊə
micropower
ˈmaɪkrəʊˌpaʊə
multipower
ˈmʌltɪˌpaʊə
outpower
ˌaʊtˈpaʊə
overpower
ˌəʊvəˈpaʊə
power
ˈpaʊə
repower
riːˈpaʊə
superpower
ˈsuːpəˌpaʊə
willpower
ˈwɪlˌpaʊə
womanpower
ˈwʊmənˌpaʊə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BUYING POWER

buy into
buy off
buy out
buy up
buy-back
buy-back option
buy-to-fret
buy-to-let
buyable
buycott
buyer
buyer´s market
buyers´ market
buying
buying behaviour
buying group
buying order
buying spree
buyoff
buyout

WORDS THAT END LIKE BUYING POWER

air power
balance of power
braking power
corridors of power
electrical power
flower
flower power
girl power
green power
hard power
hydroelectric power
nuclear power
pulling power
purchasing power
solar power
spending power
staying power
stopping power
thermal power
tidal power
wind power

Synonyms and antonyms of buying power in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «buying power» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BUYING POWER

Find out the translation of buying power to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of buying power from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «buying power» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

购买力
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

poder de compra
570 millions of speakers

English

buying power
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

क्रय शक्ति
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

القوة الشرائية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

покупательная способность
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

poder de compra
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ক্রয় ক্ষমতা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

pouvoir d´achat
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Membeli kuasa
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Kaufkraft
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

購買力
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

구매력
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Tuku daya
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

sức mua
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அதிகாரத்தை வாங்குதல்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

खरेदीची शक्ती
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

satın alma gücü
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

potere d´acquisto
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

siła nabywcza
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

купівельна спроможність
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

putere de cumpărare
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αγοραστική δύναμη
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

koopkrag
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

köpkraft
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

kjøpekraft
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of buying power

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BUYING POWER»

The term «buying power» is regularly used and occupies the 56.211 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BUYING POWER» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about buying power

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3 QUOTES WITH «BUYING POWER»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word buying power.
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Roy Romer
I think the big force is going to be consumer buying power.
2
Sarah Steelman
I'm an economist by training. And I know that what works is a permanent increase in buying power.
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Petter Stordalen
It's super important that people use their significant buying power to pull companies like Ferrari and show them there is a market for sustainable fuel. So many other car companies would take notice if Ferrari made headway on this measure.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BUYING POWER»

Discover the use of buying power in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to buying power and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Buying Power: A History of Consumer Activism in America
A definitive history of consumer activism, Buying Power traces the lineage of this political tradition back to our nation’s founding, revealing that Americans used purchasing power to support causes and punish enemies long before the word ...
Lawrence B. Glickman, 2009
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Home-Buying Power: The Tip, Tricks and Trends for Buying the ...
Easy to read, easy to understand with step-by-step instructions for the first time or experienced home buyer. Takes the guess work out of any decision by exposing the hidden tricks real estate agents, home inspectors, & lenders can play.
Bob Easter, Ann Richmond Fisher, 1995
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Survey of Buying Power
Includes advertising matter.
Sales Management, 2005
4
Marketing to American Latinos: A Guide to the In-culture ...
Chapter. 5. Hispanic. Buying. Power. The huge economic clout wielded by Hispanics today can help businesses determine how much spending on marketing and new business development should be directed to this segment. Buying power ...
M. Isabel Valdés, 2002
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Buyer Power and Competition in European Food Retailing
Supermarket multiples may for example exert buying power in order to lower prices and increase price-cost margins, but price reductions might simply reflect reduced costs e.g. in handling or in buying in bulk rather than reflecting ( additional) ...
Roger Clarke, 2002
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Developing Tailored Supply Strategies
Buying Power of the Purchaser The strategic importance of the purchase and buying power of the enterprise can also shape optimal operational characteristics of supplier relationships. Tang (1999) identifies four types of supplier relationships ...
Nancy Y. Moore, Clifford Anthony Grammich, Robert W. Bickel, 2007
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Strategic Marketing for Success in Retailing
These computer systems, in the near future, are likely to become a very powerful tool to use in the assessment of the physical analysis of the area (Robins 1993; Berman and Evans 1995). Buying Power Index One of the oldest and most widely  ...
A. Coskun Samli, 1998
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Monopsony in Law and Economics
A higher elasticity of demand means lower buying power, and this would be an offsetting factor in the calculation of the BPI. 3.6 The Buying Power index in Practice Usually, measuring the BPI is no trivial matter. In fact, obtaining a range of ...
Roger D. Blair, Jeffrey L. Harrison, 2010
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Buying power
Where did the idea of money come from? What is money? Read this report to learn more about the history of money, how we use money today, and what the future of money might be.
J. Lynn Fraser, Alana Machnicki, 2007
10
African Americans in the U.S. Economy
In 2002 black buying power in the United States reached $645.9 billion, or 8.5 percent of total U.S. buying power. More important, while the buying power of all whites increased by 67.2 percent between 1990 and 2002, the buying power of ...
Cecilia Conrad, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BUYING POWER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term buying power is used in the context of the following news items.
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Solar surges in the South, but Alabama Power isn't playing
Buying power from large solar farms is now cheaper than utilities' cost to generate power using traditional power plants, meaning that investing ... «AL.com, Jul 15»
2
It's time for athletic brands to close the gap on endorsement deals for …
Globally, women control more than $29 trillion in buying power and make 64% of purchase decisions for their households. At the same time, ... «Quartz, Jul 15»
3
FirstEnergy rate increases expected to push more customers to shop …
But shopping requires a certain amount of work, and customers easily could stick with the rate their utility charges for buying power on the open ... «Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Jul 15»
4
Dollar Tree-Family Dollar deal complete
Big dollar store chains sought to increase their buying power through acquisitions and Dollar General, another rival attempted to move in on ... «Winston-Salem Journal, Jul 15»
5
Ag-Pro Companies grows to 35 locations
... greater buying power to deliver value to small business and enterprise farmers throughout the South. Ag-Pro Companies serves a wide array ... «Times-Enterprise, Jul 15»
6
Study finds African immigrants more powerful economic force than …
The buying power of the immigrant African community, including Oromo, Ethiopian, Liberian and Nigerian immigrants, is estimated to be $800 ... «Minneapolis Star Tribune, Jul 15»
7
Housing report lists Missoula as one of nation's least affordable cities
He said materials and labor, plus impact fees may be keeping building down. He said every time taxes are raised, it lowers buying power a little ... «NBC Montana, Jul 15»
8
Restaurant tech startup Toast surpasses 100 employees, gets ready …
“We can get really good rates because of our buying power,” explains Comparato. One of the problems that has plagued many startups trying to ... «BetaBoston, Jul 15»
9
Indonesia earnings downgrades bode ill for Asia's worst stock market
"Our products are piling up in warehouses. Buying power is just not there." Andrew Gillan, head of Asia ex-Japan equities at Henderson Global ... «Legal Business Online, Jul 15»
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5 things to know about Univision before its IPO
The community had an aggregate estimated buying power of $1.3 trillion as of 2014, a number forecast to expand to $1.7 trillion by 2019. «MarketWatch, Jul 15»

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