Price current, or Price list, a statement or list of the prevailing prices of merchandise, stocks, specie, bills of exchange, etc., published statedly or occasionally.

(Price), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Priced ; p. pr. & vb. n. Pricing.]

1. To pay the price of. [Obs.]

With thine own blood to price his blood.

2. To set a price on; to value. See Prize.

3. To ask the price of; as, to price eggs. [Colloq.]

(Priced) a. Rated in price; valued; as, high-priced goods; low-priced labor.

(Price"ite) n. [From Thomas Price of San Francisco.] (Min.) A hydrous borate of lime, from Oregon.

(Price"less), a.

1. Too valuable to admit of being appraised; of inestimable worth; invaluable.

2. Of no value; worthless. [R.] J. Barlow.

(Prick) n. [AS. prica, pricca, pricu; akin to LG. prick, pricke, D. prik, Dan. prik, prikke, Sw. prick. Cf. Prick, v.]

1. That which pricks, penetrates, or punctures; a sharp and slender thing; a pointed instrument; a goad; a spur, etc.; a point; a skewer.

Pins, wooden pricks, nails, sprigs of rosemary.

It is hard for thee to kick against the pricks.
Acts ix. 5.

2. The act of pricking, or the sensation of being pricked; a sharp, stinging pain; figuratively, remorse. "The pricks of conscience." A. Tucker.

3. A mark made by a pointed instrument; a puncture; a point. Hence: (a) A point or mark on the dial, noting the hour. [Obs.] "The prick of noon." Shak. (b) The point on a target at which an archer aims; the mark; the pin. "They that shooten nearest the prick." Spenser. (c) A mark denoting degree; degree; pitch. [Obs.] "To prick of highest praise forth to advance." Spenser. (d) A mathematical point; — regularly used in old English translations of Euclid. (e) The footprint of a hare. [Obs.]

4. (Naut.) A small roll; as, a prick of spun yarn; a prick of tobacco.

(Prick) v. t. [imp. & p. p. Pricked ; p. pr. & vb. n. Pricking.] [AS. prician; akin to LG. pricken, D. prikken, Dan. prikke, Sw. pricka. See Prick, n., and cf. Prink, Prig.]

2. Value; estimation; excellence; worth.

Her price is far above rubies.
Prov. xxxi. 10.

New treasures still, of countless price.

3. Reward; recompense; as, the price of industry.

'T is the price of toil,
The knave deserves it when he tills the soil.

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