Verb(1) rip off; ask an unreasonable price(2) raise the price of something after agreeing on a lower price
(1) National has yet to announce its tax cuts, and Labour will need a sizable policy in reserve if it wants to gazump them too.(2) It is unacceptable that a department would gazump a voluntary body.(3) You would have thought that when the yarn didn't make it into print on Sunday, he would have thanked his lucky stars and whipped out a statement to gazump anything else.(4) Can the group of all male plumbers plumb the depths of their minds to achieve a good result or will the estate agents gazump them?(5) That policy was just to gazump what the National Party had offered, I might say.(6) Those concerns include problems such as gazumping , unrealistic guide prices, inaccurate property information and perceptions that ├ö├ç├┐phantom bidders├ö├ç├û are employed to force buyers to raise their bids.(7) It is extremely frustrating to think you are winning an auction, only to find you have been gazumped in the last few minutes.(8) In Britain we are the worst gazumpers in Europe, with about one in three buyers falling victim.(9) The advantages of this are that I am less likely to be gazumped and the vendors don't have to pay agents' fees - which, in theory, means they can offer the place at a more palatable price.(10) I note his extremely powerful debut in the house earlier today when he gazumped the Finance Minister!(11) Whereas gazumping gave sellers the upper hand, allowing them to accept 11 th hour bids above the original offer, gazundering turns the tables on them.(12) To ward off gazumpers and make vendors feel morally bound to proceed, hassle your mortgage company to arrange the survey and communicate regularly with solicitors and estate agents.(13) That committee finally reported last Friday, but the Government had already gazumped it.(14) Yes, it sounds as if the modern digital cellular service has already gazumped the WiFi network idea.(15) He said: ├ö├ç├┐We feel a bit gazumped by this.├ö├ç├û(16) If the sale does go through and you are convinced the gazumpers are paying too much, then at least you have the consolation that they did not get a bargain!
(1) gazump :: gazump
1. soak ::
2. pluck ::
3. hook ::
5. surcharge ::
6. rob ::
7. plume ::
8. overcharge ::
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Different Formsgazump, gazumped, gazumping, gazumps
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