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big-ticket

[big-tik-it] /ˈbɪgˈtɪk ɪt/
adjective
1.
costing a great deal; expensive:
fur coats and other big-ticket items.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45
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British Dictionary definitions for big ticket

big-ticket

adjective
1.
(prenominal) (of retail goods) belonging to the most expensive and prestigious class
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Slang definitions & phrases for big ticket

big ticket

adjective phrase

Expensive; high-priced: very low for the promotion of a big-ticket item/ More and more complete-text services are becoming available, especially in high-ticket fields like law

noun phrase

The sale of an expensive item: He wrote up a couple of big tickets yesterday (1970s+ Salespersons)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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