follow Dictionary.com

Today's Word of the Day means...

cost-effective

[kawst-i-fek-tiv, kost-] /ˈkɔst ɪˈfɛk tɪv, ˈkɒst-/
adjective
1.
producing optimum results for the expenditure.
Related forms
cost-effectively, adverb
cost-effectiveness, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for cost-effectiveness

cost-effective

adjective
1.
providing adequate financial return in relation to outlay
Derived Forms
cost-effectiveness, noun
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of The Day

Difficulty index for cost-effective

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for cost

6
7
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with cost-effectiveness