index exaggeration, surcharge

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  • overassessment — n. * * * …   Universalium

  • overassessment — n. assessment which is too high; overestimation …   English contemporary dictionary

  • overassessment — o′ver•as•sess ment n …   From formal English to slang

  • overassessment — /ohvərəˈsɛsmənt/ (say ohvuhruh sesmuhnt) noun excessive assessment …   Australian-English dictionary

  • overassessment — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun : the act or an instance of assessing excessively or beyond the norm; also : the condition of being so assessed * * * n …   Useful english dictionary

  • surcharge — sur·charge 1 / sər ˌchärj/ vt 1: to impose a surcharge on surcharge a trustee for failing to exercise due care 2: to show an omission in (an account) for which credit ought to have been given surcharge 2 n 1: an ad …   Law dictionary

  • exaggeration — I noun addition, aggrandizement, augmentation, boast, brag, caricature, disproportion, distortion, embellishment, embroidery, enlargement, excess, excessiveness, exorbitance, exorbitancy, expansion, extravagance, extravagant statement, extremes,… …   Law dictionary

  • exaggeration — Synonyms and related words: abandon, abstractionism, accelerando, acceleration, affectation, aggrandizement, aggravation, amplification, beefing up, blague, blowing up, blowup, boundlessness, cock and bull story, coloring, command of language,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • extortion — Synonyms and related words: armed robbery, asportation, assault and robbery, badger game, banditry, bank robbery, blackmail, bloodsucking, call, call for, cattle lifting, cattle stealing, claim, contribution, demand, demand for, draft, drain,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • highway robbery — Synonyms and related words: armed robbery, asportation, assault and robbery, banditry, bank robbery, cattle lifting, cattle stealing, exploitation, extortion, heist, hijacking, holdup, loan sharking, mugging, overassessment, overcharge, pocket… …   Moby Thesaurus

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