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Pricey

Term used for an unrealistically low bid price or unrealistically high offer price.

Expensive

Of or related to the high cost of a good, service, or security. Expensiveness is determined by comparing the cost to similar goods, services, and securities. Expensiveness is also related to one's ability to buy: what seems expensive to one person may not seem so to another. Expensiveness may be justified depending on the quality of the good, service, or security.

pricey

Of, relating to, or being an unrealistically high offer. An offer to sell a security at $50 when the current market price is $47 is pricey. Compare lowball.
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Thankfully, this is not the last we are seeing of Those Pricey Thakur Girls .
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The writing in C'est la Vie is mundane, the acting amateurish, movement negligible, and no one even gets naked, so you find your binoculars straying to the pricey decor in neighboring high-rises and the hard bodies in the twenty-four-hour gym across the square.
I have no doubt that Pricey will go on to be a really top class coach.
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But on the CD it's one of those catchy songs that's as tasty as Ted's pricey kosher pate and indispensable as Thom's favorite Jean Prouve coffee table.