market basketmarket basket
- A grocery cart.
- A group of products or services in a specific market, especially when considered in terms of its fluctuating cost in determining a consumer price index: “The CPI measures the average price change over time of a fixed market basket containing more than 200 goods and services” (Teresa Tritch).
(plural market baskets)
- (economics) A list of items used specifically to track the progress of inflation in an economy or specific market.