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What does pay through the nose mean?

Meaning of idioms with examples...

pay through the nose

If you pay through the nose for something, you pay a lot of money for it. The price you pay is more than is reasonable.

A related idiom:

cost an arm and a leg


If you want to buy that leather jacket, you will have to pay through the nose.

She paid through the nose for her new car.

He paid through the nose to get his computer fixed.

This idiom is in the money category

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