Pricing vs Quote - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between pricing and quote
is that pricing
is the act of setting a price while quote
is a quota.
As a verb pricing
the act of setting a price
the level at which a price is set
To repeat someone’s exact words.
To prepare a summary of work to be done and set a price.
(Commerce) To name the current price, notably of a financial security.
To indicate verbally or by equivalent means the start of a quotation.
(archaic) To observe, to take account of.
* (repeat words) cite
* end quote
* quote unquote
A quotation, statement attributed to someone else.
A quotation mark.
A summary of work to be done with a set price.
- ''After going over the hefty quotes , the board decided it was cheaper to have the project executed by its own staff.
Until the late 19th century, quote'' was exclusively used as a verb. Since then, it has been used as a shortened form of either quotation or quotation mark; see , above. This use as a noun is well-understood and widely used, although it is often rejected in formal and academic contexts.
[Rosenheim, Edward W.; Ann Batko. (2004) ''When Bad Grammar Happens to Good People: How to Avoid Common Errors in English ]. Career Press, Franklin Lakes, NJ. p. 207 ISBN 1-56414-722-3