overcharging 1 of 2

as in extortion
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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2 of 2


present participle of overcharge
as in gouging
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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“Overcharging.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/overcharging. Accessed 19 May. 2024.

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