Definitions for extortionateɪkˈstɔr ʃə nɪt

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  1. exorbitant, extortionate, outrageous, steep, unconscionable, usurious(adj)

    greatly exceeding bounds of reason or moderation

    "exorbitant rent"; "extortionate prices"; "spends an outrageous amount on entertainment"; "usurious interest rate"; "unconscionable spending"

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  1. extortionate(Adjective)

    of, related to or typifying extortion

  2. extortionate(Adjective)

    greatly exceeding what is reasonable or moderate; exorbitant

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Extortionate(adj)

    characterized by extortion; oppressive; hard

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