item-by-item item-by-item

Definition(s):

  • (adj) separate and distinct from others of the same kind

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. In effect, they will have about a month to negotiate a sort of social compact, which they will then have to enforce in item-by-item decisions on particular pay and price boosts.
  2. He gave an item-by-item explanation of the company's annual financial report, the first ever televised.
  3. It has reduced tariffs on a cumbersome item-by-item basis.

News

  1. Dan Walters: California's budget bill 'trailers' keep on rolling

    As a legislative conference committee was doing its item-by-item sojourn through the state budget this month, many were marked "tbl."
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Sacramento Bee

  2. Dan Walters: Budget bill 'trailers' keep rolling

    As a legislative conference committee was doing its item-by-item sojourn through the state budget this month, many were marked "tbl."
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Sacramento Bee

Quotes

  • "We have drawn up a list of the revised scope of work. This is now being finalised on an item-by-item basis after which the additional cost will be worked out," Singh said.
    on Feb 27, 2008 By: Vijay Singh Source: Thaindian.com (blog)

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