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Daemon
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extortionate

(adjective) Greatly exceeding bounds of reason or moderation.

Synonyms: exorbitant, usurious, outrageous, steep, unconscionable

Usage: The extortionate price of designer clothes makes them all the more desirable to those that can afford them.
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extortionate
Definition: (adjective) Greatly exceeding bounds of reason or moderation.
Synonyms: exorbitant, usurious, outrageous, steep, unconscionable
Usage: The extortionate price of designer clothes makes them all the more desirable to those that can afford them.
8BooksOfSengathe
Posted: Saturday, June 23, 2018 9:10:43 AM

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Daemon wrote:
extortionate

(adjective) Greatly exceeding bounds of reason or moderation.

Synonyms: exorbitant, usurious, outrageous, steep, unconscionable

Usage: The extortionate price of designer clothes makes them all the more desirable to those that can afford them.
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Taxes , of various types , have become quite extortionate.
Emel Rapchan
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extortionate
- exorbitant, excessive, outrageous, unreasonable, inflated, sky-high
- grasping, hard, severe, oppressive, rigorous

- Nowadays, the real state prices are extortionate at a very high level.
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