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overcharging

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

the exaction of a grossly excessive charge for goods or services
  • stores that were prosecuted for overcharging during and after the hurricane

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overcharging

verb
present participle of overcharge

Synonyms & Antonyms of overcharging (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to charge (someone) too much for goods or services
  • I think that store may have overcharged us for the shoes, which were supposed to be on sale

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2 to fill or load to excess
  • overcharged his thesis with long, fancy words

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“Overcharging.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/overcharging. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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