Definition of 'overpriced'
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Make sure the price is right The shortage of housing stock at this time of year means an overpriced property will stand out. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And we're sold overpriced food and drink? Times, Sunday Times (2014)There were no signs, fences or overpriced gift shops. Times, Sunday Times (2015)In between, we will bankrupt ourselves in the overpriced airport shops. The Sun (2008)If you can't find this gem then other options are fast-food outlets and overpriced junk food. The Sun (2012)A savagely overpriced hardware shop. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Used Occasionally. overpriced is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'overpriced'
British English: overpriced ADJECTIVE
If you say that something is overpriced, you mean that you think it costs much more than it should.
I went and had an overpriced cup of coffee in the hotel cafeteria.
- American English: overpriced
- Brazilian Portuguese: que custa mais do que deveria
- Chinese: 价格过高的
- European Spanish: excesivamente caro
- French: excessivement cher
- German: überteuert
- Italian: troppo caro
- Japanese: 法外な値段の
- Korean: 터무니없이 비싼
- European Portuguese: que custa mais do que deveria
- Spanish: excesivamente caro
Definition of overpriced from the Collins English Dictionary
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