exorbitant definition

  • adjective:
    • surpassing all bounds, since custom or fairness: inflated prices. See Synonyms at extortionate.
    • surpassing appropriate limitations; extravagant; exorbitant or unduly high
    • Departing from an orbit or normal track; for this reason, deviating through the usual or because of training course; going beyond the appointed guidelines or set up restrictions of right or propriety; excessive; extravagant; huge; inordinate
    • maybe not understood in a settled rule or method; anomalous.
    • greatly surpassing bounds of reason or moderation
    • Exceeding all bounds, since customized or fairness: excessive costs. See Synonyms at exorbitant.
    • surpassing proper restrictions; extravagant; exorbitant or unduly large
    • Departing from an orbit or typical track; for this reason, deviating from the typical or because of program; going beyond the appointed guidelines or established limitations of correct or propriety; exorbitant; extravagant; enormous; inordinate
    • perhaps not comprehended in a settled guideline or technique; anomalous.
    • greatly exceeding bounds of reason or moderation
  • others:
    • Deviating from correct restriction or rule; extremely enlarged or extended; out of order or proportion.
    • Going beyond the bounds of reason; extravagantly exacting or exacted; inordinate; exorbitant: as, excessive fees or prices; an exorbitant usurer.
    • Synonyms Inordinate, unreasonable, unconscionable.
    • Deviating from appropriate limitation or guideline; exceedingly increased or extended; out-of-order or proportion.
    • Going beyond the bounds of explanation; extravagantly exacting or exacted; inordinate; excessive: as, excessive charges or prices; an exorbitant usurer.
    • Synonyms Inordinate, unreasonable, unconscionable.

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