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Definition of "prix" []

  • A premium; a prize; specifically, the stakes or cup in a French horse-race or other sporting event: used by English writers in such phrases as grand prix and prix de Rome (in French national competitions in the fine arts). (noun)

The Century Dictionary (Public Domain)

Use "prix" in a sentence
  • "Does Ecclestone have any qualms when remembering his decision to remove the British grand prix from the 2005 calendar?"
  • "The oldest driver to win a grand prix is Italian Luigi Fagioli in 1951 at the age of 53."
  • "As someone who also opted out of what a friend of mine once called the prix fixe menu of life, I too feel that odd sense of having nothing to bring to the table in those odd moments of social discourse."