overpriced


overpriced
[[t]o͟ʊvə(r)pra͟ɪst[/t]]
ADJ-GRADED
If you say that something is overpriced, you mean that you think it costs much more than it should.

I went and had an overpriced cup of coffee in the hotel cafeteria...

Any property which does not sell within six weeks is overpriced.


English dictionary. 2008.

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  • overpriced — o‧ver‧priced [ˌəʊvəˈpraɪst◂ ǁ ˌoʊvər ] adjective something that is overpriced is more expensive than it should be: • a bottle of overpriced wine • Futures will tend to be overpriced in a rising market and underpriced in a falling market. * * *… …   Financial and business terms

  • overpriced — index inflated (overestimated) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • overpriced — adjective Priced higher than what it is really worth. Thee overpriced items would not sell …   Wiktionary

  • overpriced — Synonyms and related words: cutthroat, exacting, excessive, exorbitant, extortionate, extravagant, fancy, gouging, grossly overpriced, immoderate, inflationary, inordinate, out of bounds, out of sight, outrageous, preposterous, prohibitive,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • overpriced — o|ver|priced [ˌəuvəˈpraıst US ˌouvər ] adj something that is overpriced is more expensive than it should be …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • overpriced — adjective too expensive: The patisserie has good food, but it s overpriced …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • overpriced — adjective too costly for the value (Freq. 1) overpriced items at resort shops • Similar to: ↑expensive …   Useful english dictionary

  • overpriced — o|ver|priced [ ,ouvər praıst ] adjective worth less than the price that is being charged …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • overpriced — adj. priced beyond its valuev. price too high …   English contemporary dictionary

  • overpriced — adjective charge too high a price for. → overprice …   English new terms dictionary