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rip-off

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈrɪpɒf/ informal COMMERCE
something that costs more than it is worth: Loan protection is the biggest rip-off in banking today. rip-off prices
a cheap or bad copy of something: He's fed up with the endless high-street rip-offs of his collections. All along the road there were market stalls selling rip-off Versace, Gucci and Lacoste.
Translations of “rip-off”
in Korean 바가지…
in Arabic سَرِقة, سِعْر فاحِش…
in Portuguese engodo, roubo, calote…
in Catalan estafa…
in Japanese ぼったくり, 暴利…
in Italian fregatura, truffa…
in Chinese (Traditional) 索價過高的物品…
in Russian обдираловка…
in Turkish soygun, fahiş, fazla pahalı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 索价过高的物品…
in Polish zdzierstwo…
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