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fleecing

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  1. the exaction of a grossly excessive charge for goods or services the fleecing of the summer tourists seems to be a time-honored tradition on that resort island Synonyms extortion, gouging, highway robbery, overchargingRelated Words cheating, chiseling (or chiselling), defrauding, skinning, swindling


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