price yourself/sb/sth out of the market

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price yourself/sb/sth out of the market
COMMERCE to charge so much for a product or service that people cannot or do not want to buy it: »

By setting the price at that level we had effectively priced ourselves out of the market.

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With house prices and mortgage rates so high, first-time buyers are effectively priced out of the market.

Main Entry: price
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price yourself/sb/sth out of the market
COMMERCE to charge so much for a product or service that nobody wants or is able to buy it: »

There are concerns that London is pricing itself out of the market as a European business base.

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Sharp rises in house prices in recent years are increasingly pricing many people out of the market.

Main Entry: market

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • price sb/sth out of the market — Ⅰ. price yourself/sb/sth out of the market ► COMMERCE to charge so much for a product or service that people cannot or do not want to buy it: »By setting the price at that level we had effectively priced ourselves out of the market. »With house… …   Financial and business terms

  • price sth out of the market — Ⅰ. price yourself/sb/sth out of the market ► COMMERCE to charge so much for a product or service that people cannot or do not want to buy it: »By setting the price at that level we had effectively priced ourselves out of the market. »With house… …   Financial and business terms

  • price yourself out of the market — Ⅰ. price yourself/sb/sth out of the market ► COMMERCE to charge so much for a product or service that people cannot or do not want to buy it: »By setting the price at that level we had effectively priced ourselves out of the market. »With house… …   Financial and business terms

  • price sb out of the market — Ⅰ. price yourself/sb/sth out of the market ► COMMERCE to charge so much for a product or service that people cannot or do not want to buy it: »By setting the price at that level we had effectively priced ourselves out of the market. »With house… …   Financial and business terms

  • price yourself out of the market — phrase to charge such high prices for your products that customers stop buying them Thesaurus: setting, controlling and changing prices and costshyponym prices and costssynonym Main entry: price * * * price yourself out of the market : to make… …   Useful english dictionary

  • price something out of the market — price yourself/sth out of the ˈmarket idiom to charge such a high price for your goods, services, etc. that nobody wants to buy them Main entry: ↑priceidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • market — Usually refers to the equity market. The market went down today means that the value of the stock market dropped that day. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * ▪ I. market mar‧ket 1 [ˈmɑːkt ǁ ˈmɑːr ] noun 1. [countable] COMMERCE the activity of… …   Financial and business terms

  • price — A fixed value of something. Prices are usually expressed in monetary terms. In a free market, prices are set as a result of the interaction of supply and demand in a market; when demand for a product increases and supply remains constant, the… …   Financial and business terms

  • market — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 place where people go to buy and sell things ADJECTIVE ▪ open air, outdoor, street ▪ covered, indoor (both esp. BrE) ▪ cattle, fruit and vegetabl …   Collocations dictionary

  • market — mar|ket1 W1S1 [ˈma:kıt US ˈma:r ] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(place to buy things)¦ 2 the market 3 on the market 4¦(country/area)¦ 5¦(people who buy)¦ 6 be in the market for something 7 the job/labour market 8 a buyer s/seller s market ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1100 1200; …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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