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“big-ticket” in British English

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big-ticketadjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˌbɪɡˈtɪk.ɪt/ us /ˌbɪɡˈtɪk.ɪt/ mainly US

Big-ticket things are things that are expensive to buy, such as cars or furniture.

(Definition of “big-ticket” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“big-ticket” in Business English

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big-ticketadjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˈbɪɡˌtɪkɪt/ us

COMMERCE used to describe things that cost a lot of money to buy, for example cars or furniture:

Do people shop online for big-ticket items?

(Definition of “big-ticket” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)