Examples of sticker shock in a Sentence
We left the store suffering severe sticker shock.
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Rent sticker shock Most Valley apartment dwellers have been hit with more than a 20 percent jump in rents over the past five years.
Lawmakers had expressed sticker shock at that figure.
Several council members said Kallstrand's cost estimates gave them sticker shock.
If you, like our reporters, are experiencing a little sticker shock, Jeni’s Street Treats truck will be giving out free samples on April 4 at New General, 155 E. New England Ave. in Winter Park.
East Dundee homeowners may want to brace for some serious sticker shock on their property tax bills if home rule is repealed, village officials said.
Just make sure to prep your clients in advance of the changes to avoid sticker shock.
The sticker shock of the University Interscholastic League’s biennial realignment has subsided.
And American travelers to foreign countries may be in for a bit of sticker shock.
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STICKER SHOCK Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of sticker shock for English Language Learners
: a feeling of surprise and disappointment caused by learning that something you want to buy is very expensive
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