Examples of overcharge in a Sentence
He overcharges for car repairs.
He overcharges his customers for car repairs.
The store overcharged me for my skirt.
Recent Examples of overcharge from the Web
The case also includes allegations that CenturyLink created fake accounts in order to overcharge customers.
California’s attorney general sued Sutter Health, accusing the hospital giant of illegally quashing competition and for years overcharging consumers and employers.
Among them: creating a Public Integrity Unit to enforce open records and open meetings laws, suing drug manufacturers over allegations of overcharging and fighting the spread of methamphetamines.
An electricity supplier will pay $5 million to settle claims of deceptive marketing and sales tactics that resulted in consumers being overcharged, according to state Attorney General Maura Healey’s office.
Petrobras is recovering from the damage done by the corruption scheme known as Car Wash, in which suppliers overcharged it and funneled part of the money to politicians and their parties.
Qualcomm is also fighting a $1 billion suit filed against it last year by Apple, which accuses the company of overcharging for its wireless chips and engaging in monopolistic tactics.
In 1954, the Senate Banking and Currency Committee hauled him down to Washington to testify about overcharging a federal housing program for the middle class by about $4 million.
There’s no such thing as a free breakfast — at least that is what a Maryland woman who sued Burger King last year claimed when the company consistently overcharged her for Croissan’wiches.
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First Known Use of overcharge
OVERCHARGE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of overcharge for English Language Learners
: to charge too much for something : to make someone pay too much money for something
: to give too much of an electric charge to (a battery)
OVERCHARGE Defined for Kids
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