rip-off /ˈrɪpɒf/ noun [C] informal COMMERCE
› something that costs more than it is worth: Loan protection is the biggest rip-off in banking today. rip-off prices
› a cheap or bad copy of something: He's fed up with the endless high-street rip-offs of his collections. All along the road there were market stalls selling rip-off Versace, Gucci and Lacoste.