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pricey

adjective ( also pricy)
 
 
/ˈpraɪsi/ informal
expensive: That jacket's a bit pricey!Costing too muchExpensive and luxurious
Translations of “pricey”
in Korean 비싼…
in Arabic غال…
in Portuguese caro, careiro, salgado…
in Catalan car…
in Japanese 値段が高い, 高価な…
in Italian costoso, salato…
in Chinese (Traditional) 價格高的,貴重的…
in Russian дорогой, дорогостоящий…
in Turkish pahalı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 价格高的,贵重的…
in Polish przydrogi…
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