big-ticket

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˌbɪgˈtɪkɪt/US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(bigtikit)



WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
ˈbig-ˈtick•et,  adj. [before a noun]
  1. costly;
    expensive:big-ticket items like refrigerators or cars.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
big-tick•et  (bigtikit),USA pronunciation adj. 
  1. costing a great deal;
    expensive:fur coats and other big-ticket items.
[1940–45]
Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
big-ticket adj
  1. (prenominal) (of retail goods) belonging to the most expensive and prestigious class
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