over the odds Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Definition of “over the odds” - English Dictionary

"over the odds" in British English

See all translations

over the odds

UK informal more than something is really ​worth: It's a ​nice enough ​car but I'm ​sure she ​paid over the odds for it.
(Definition of over the odds from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “over the odds”
in Chinese (Simplified) (价钱)超出所值的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (價錢)超出所值的…
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“over the odds” in English

Word of the Day


a natural ability or skill

Word of the Day

Tree huggers and climate change deniers
Tree huggers and climate change deniers
by Colin McIntosh,
October 08, 2015
The climate debate is one that has predictably generated a large amount of new vocabulary, some of it originally specialized scientific terminology that has been taken up by the media and is now common currency. Some of these terms are new additions to the Cambridge English Dictionary. The two opposing sides in

Read More 

face training noun
face training noun
October 05, 2015
a system of facial exercises designed to tone the facial muscles and improve the skin

Read More