fixed cost

fixed costs

Definitions of fixed cost
  1. noun
    a periodic charge that does not vary with business volume (as insurance or rent or mortgage payments etc.)
    synonyms: fixed charge, fixed costs
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    cover, cover charge
    a fixed charge by a restaurant or nightclub over and above the charge for food and drink
    a fixed charge for borrowing money; usually a percentage of the amount borrowed
    a fixed charge for a privilege or for professional services
    a payment that is due (e.g., as the price of membership)
    compound interest
    interest calculated on both the principal and the accrued interest
    simple interest
    interest paid on the principal alone
    a fee for anchoring
    a charge for storing goods in a cellar
    a fee for services rendered based on a percentage of an amount received or collected or agreed to be paid (as distinguished from a salary)
    contingency fee
    a fee that is payable only if the outcome is successful (as for an attorney's services)
    dockage, docking fee
    a fee charged for a vessel to use a dock
    drop-off charge
    a fee added for returning a rented car to a location different from the one where it was rented
    admission, admission charge, admission fee, admission price, entrance fee, entrance money, price of admission
    the fee charged for admission
    finder's fee
    a fee that is paid to someone who finds a source of financial backing or to someone who brings people together for business purposes
    legal fee
    a fee paid for legal service
    license fee, license tax, licensing fee
    a fee paid to the government for the privilege of being licensed to do something (as selling liquor or practicing medicine)
    the fee charged for carrying goods in lighters
    a fee charged for passage through a lock in a canal or waterway
    fee paid to a mint by the government for minting a coin
    a fee for mooring
    origination fee
    a fee charged to a borrower (especially for a mortgage loan) to cover the costs of initiating the loan
    a fee charged for the use of pipes
    a fee charged for the recovery of impounded animals
    consideration, retainer
    a fee charged in advance to retain the services of someone
    charged by a government for coining bullion
    a fee levied for the use of roads or bridges (used for maintenance)
    a fee charged for transporting goods by truckage
    tuition, tuition fee
    a fee paid for instruction (especially for higher education)
    quayage, wharfage
    a fee charged for the use of a wharf or quay
    type of:
    the price charged for some article or service
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