price oneself out of the market

Definition of price oneself out of the market

:to make the price of one's services, products, etc., too high so that people stop wanting to pay for them

Word by Word Definitions

price play
  1. : value, worth

  2. : the quantity of one thing that is exchanged or demanded in barter or sale for another

  3. : the amount of money given or set as consideration for the sale of a specified thing

  1. : to set a price on

  2. : to find out the price of

  3. : to drive by raising prices excessively

oneself play
  1. : a person's self : one's own self

  2. : one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self

out play
  1. : in a direction away from the inside or center

  2. : outside

  3. : from among others

  1. : eject, oust

  2. : to identify publicly as being such secretly

  3. : to become publicly known

  1. used as a function word to indicate an outward movement

  1. : situated outside : external

  2. : out-of-bounds

  3. : situated at a distance : outlying

  1. : outside

  2. : one who is out of office or power or on the outside

  3. : an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball

  1. : in a manner that exceeds or surpasses and sometimes overpowers or defeats

market play
  1. : a meeting together of people for the purpose of trade by private purchase and sale and usually not by auction

  2. : the people assembled at such a meeting

  3. : a public place where a market is held

  1. : to expose for sale in a market

  2. : sell

  3. : to deal in a market


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