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"overpriced" in British English

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overpricedadjective

uk   /ˌəʊ.vəˈpraɪst/  us   /ˌoʊ.vɚ-/
too ​expensive: These ​shoes are very ​nice, but they're really overpriced.
(Definition of overpriced from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"overpriced" in American English

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overpricedadjective

 us   /ˌoʊ·vərˈprɑɪst/
offered for ​sale at too high a ​price: I ​think these ​coats are overpriced.
(Definition of overpriced from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"overpriced" in Business English

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overpricedadjective

uk   us   /ˌəʊvəˈpraɪst/
if something is overpriced, it ​costs more than it is ​worth: These shoes are very nice, but they're terribly overpriced. Most of these ​stocks are way overpriced ​relative to their expected ​earnings. overpriced acquisitions/​commodities/​housing
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(Definition of overpriced from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “overpriced”
in Spanish carísimo, con sobreprecio…
in Vietnamese quá đắt…
in Malaysian terlalu mahal…
in Thai แพงเกินไป…
in Chinese (Simplified) 过于昂贵的, 价格太高的…
in Turkish çok/aşırı pahalı, fahiş fiyatlı…
in Russian слишком дорогой…
in Indonesian terlalu mahal…
in Chinese (Traditional) 過於昂貴的, 價格太高的…
in Polish zbyt drogi…
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