commodity

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/kəˈmɒdɪti/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/kəˈmɑdɪti/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(kə modi tē)


Inflections of 'commodity' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.): nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors.": commodities
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commodity

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [precious, valuable, strong, rare, scarce, single, primary] commodity
  2. an [expensive, essential, appreciated] commodity
  3. an [underrated, unappreciated, undervalued] commodity
  4. [trade, sell, deal in] commodities
  5. [Water, Time, Love] is a precious commodity.
  6. is [considered, seen as] a rare commodity
  7. The [car, smartphone] is a life commodity.
  8. commodities such as [wheat, cereals, rice, gold, automobiles]
  9. [wheat] is considered a commodity (by)
  10. commodities for [sale, trading, export]
  11. the production of primary commodities
n as adj
  1. works in the commodities [market, exchange]
  2. commodity [prices, groups, production]
  3. is a commodity [agent, broker, dealer]
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