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price oneself out of the market

Definition of price oneself out of the market in English:

Become unable to compete commercially: as supermodels price themselves out of the market, actresses are ready to negotiate terms
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  • Property has practically priced itself out of the market at this stage, with the spectre of oversupply looming in many towns around the country and prices still surging forward.
  • When it comes to food and beverages we are pricing ourselves out of the market when we must be competitive.
  • People should also remember that even though the general public are willing to pay for peace of mind, a time will come when any organisation can price itself out of the market, no matter what service it is offering.
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