How to use At-a-premium in a sentence
In 1895 the 6% external debt was converted into a 5% debt, the bonds of which remained at a premium for 1902; in 1896 the alcabalas or interstate customs and municipal octrois were abolished, and replaced in part by direct taxation and increased stamp duties.
Storage space was at a premium and no one was making any signs of making claim to the stuff.
Brompton A folder for regular commutes, where space is at a premium and speed of fold essential in 2,3 and 6 speed versions.
In fact the whole of the first half was pretty nondescript with goalmouth action at a premium.
The first bar skittles game is is a smaller version more suitable for the home or areas where space is at a premium.Advertisement
Landing places near the City were at a premium and new wharves and warehouses were built to accommodate the growing trade.
And the batteries are specific to iPods, which allows them to be priced at a premium.
Most of the time, these turn out to be lousy products at a premium price.
Even though space is at a premium in most dorms, all it takes is juggling a few variables to have the kind of room in which you can comfortably get a good night's rest, hang with friends or who knows, maybe even crack a book now and again.
There are storage units that double as benches that are designed for a mud room and make a great choice when space is at a premium.Advertisement
Space is often at a premium in the kitchen so make sure there's plenty of space for food preparation.
Clear the countertops -Your countertop space is probably at a premium because it's cluttered with lots of small appliances.
These large cruise ships offer a range of amenities and activities not available on smaller ships, where size and space may be at a premium.
Gliding doors are a great space saver when both indoor and outdoor space is at a premium.
If space is at a premium in your garage, consider using an overhead system.Advertisement
Space is at a premium in many parks, and while launched coasters can go faster in less space, they too have extensive requirements.
If you're planning to pull a trailer, you'll certainly have more space than if you're relying just on your bike's saddlebags to store your gear, but space will still be at a premium.
Space is always at a premium on camping trips, so it's essential to avoid carrying items that are not likely to be eaten by the members of your party.
When preparing for a backpacking trip, space is at a premium.
Metered parking is at a premium and garage fees add up fast.Advertisement
If space is at a premium in your kitchen, you may be hesitant to add a toaster oven to the already crowded area.
In many kitchens, counter space is at a premium.
If closet space is at a premium in your house, move the out of season items to the most out of the way spots.
The fractional mejidie coins (5, 2 and 1 piastres) are quoted at a separate rate in the market, usually at a premium over the 20-piastre piece.
These debased currencies are usually at a premium over gold owing to the extreme scarcity of fractional coinage.Advertisement