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gouge

verb

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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.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gouge. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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