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overprice

[oh-ver-prahys] /ˌoʊ vərˈpraɪs/
verb (used with object), overpriced, overpricing.
1.
to price excessively high; set too high a price on.
Origin
1595-1605
1595-1605; over- + price
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Examples from the web for overprice
  • Tends to overprice gas supply for higher load-factor end-uses.
  • The store did not overprice its inventory, yet it was organized to make a profit.
Word Origin and History for overprice
v.

"to price (something) excessively high," c.1600, from over- + price (v.). Related: Overpriced; overpricing.

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