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BIG-TICKET

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does big-ticket mean? 

BIG-TICKET (adjective)
  The adjective BIG-TICKET has 1 sense:

1. very expensive

  Familiarity information: BIG-TICKET used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


BIG-TICKET (adjective)


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Meaning:

Very expensive

Synonyms:

big-ticket; high-ticket

Context examples:

big-ticket items like cars and furs / a big-ticket government program

Similar:

expensive (high in price or charging high prices)

Domain usage:

colloquialism (a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech)


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