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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Beyond usual and proper limits.

Usage examples (34)
  • It was the exorbitance of the mansion that finally convinced them that the owners were very rich.
  • But the exorbitance and arrogance of "the slave power" forbade this accommodation.
  • The aviary was the only pristine place in the realm-quite an exorbitance, given the aerial army it would take to protect the place.
  • This is the latest salvo in the battle against Wall Street's exorbitance, and this time it appears shareholders might stand a chance. for more
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