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English definition of “steep”

steep

adjective (TOO MUCH)    /stiːp/ informal
( especially of prices ) too much, or more than is reasonable : They are having to face very steep taxes . We enjoyed our meal at the restaurant , but the bill was a bit steep. The membership fees at the golf club are pretty steep.Costing too muchExpensive and luxurious
(Definition of steep adjective (TOO MUCH) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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