upset price
noun Date: 1814 the minimum price set for property offered at auction or public sale

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • upset price — The dollar amount below which property, either real or personal, that is scheduled for sale at an auction is not to be sold. Dictionary from West s Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005. upset price The dolla …   Law dictionary

  • upset price — n. the price fixed as the minimum at which something will be sold at an auction …   English World dictionary

  • upset price — The minimum price at which a seller of property will accept a bid at an auction. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * upset price upset price ➔ price * * * upset price UK US noun [C] US, Scottish PROPERTY ► the lowest price at which a property… …   Financial and business terms

  • upset price — The price at which any subject, as lands or goods, is exposed to sale by auction, below which it is not to be sold. In a final decree in foreclosure, the decree should name an upset price large enough to cover costs and all allowances made by the …   Black's law dictionary

  • upset price — /ˈʌpsɛt praɪs/ (say upset pruys) noun → reserve price …   Australian English dictionary

  • upset price — noun (auction) the minimum price at which a seller of property will entertain bids • Topics: ↑auction, ↑auction sale, ↑vendue • Hypernyms: ↑asking price, ↑selling price …   Useful english dictionary

  • upset price — up′set price n. bus the lowest price at which a person is permitted to bid for something being sold at auction • Etymology: 1805–15 …   From formal English to slang

  • upset price — the lowest price at which a person is permitted to bid for something being sold at auction. [1805 15] * * * …   Universalium

  • upset price — noun The lowest price at which an auction item may be sold …   Wiktionary

  • upset price — noun a reserve price in an auction …   English new terms dictionary

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