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English definition of “rip sb off”

rip sb off

informal
verb uk phrasal verb with rip   /rɪp/ (-pp-) us  
C2 to cheat someone by making them pay too much money for something: Bob's tickets cost much less than ours - I think we've been ripped off.Cheating and trickingPlotting and trapping
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