BRIDE PRICE By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 n. a cultural tradition wherein an agreed amount of wealth is paid by the groom's family to the bride's family. This wealth may be in the form of money or property. BRIDE PRICE: "Varying in practice from culture to culture, the bride price may or may not reflect the value placed on a bride's worth. " Related Psychology Terms DOWRY BRIDE PRICE PUNITIVE DAMAGES TIME-LIMITED PSYCHOTHERAPY (TLP) GENITAL MUTILATION PUBLICATION ETHICS NO-SUICIDE CONTRACT TESTAMENTARY CAPACITY OVERPAYMENT INEQUITY VARIABLE-RATIO REINFORCEMENT SCHEDULE (VR SCHEDULE) Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BRIDE PRICE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/bride-price/ (accessed September 21, 2019).