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gouge

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to charge (someone) too much for goods or services
  • since I had forgotten the sunscreen, I was forced to buy it from the concession stand at the beach—where they gouged me for it

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gouge

noun

Synonyms of gouge (Entry 2 of 2)

as in groove, hollow

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The first known use of gouge was in the 14th century

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“Gouge.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gouge. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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