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The educational adjective exorbitant means something like "extraordinary", "enormous", "enormous" or "outside of the standard".

Opposite words to exorbitant are "usual" or "normal".

The adjective was borrowed from French in the 18th century. It's in Latin exorbitans, Present participle of the verb exorbitant (deviating from the track, deviating from the right path), too Latin orbita (Orbit).

pronunciation

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Phonetic transcription (IPA):[ɛksʔɔʁbiˈtant]

Usage examples

The bank's interest rates are exorbitant high.

In the exorbitant It is visibly difficult for the athletes to achieve the desired, exorbitant Accomplish accomplishments.

Companies charge the prices they believe their customers will find justified. This mechanism is taken to extremes in the wine and art markets, where not only exorbitant Values, but also absurd rules.
- Harald Willenbrock, Why is a haircut for women more expensive than one for men ?, Brandeins, 02/2011

Grammar and inflection

increase

positivecomparativesuperlative
exorbitantmore exorbitantmost exorbitant

Strong declination

NominativeGenitivedativeaccusative
Masculinemore exorbitantexorbitantexorbitantexorbitant
Feminineexorbitantmore exorbitantmore exorbitantexorbitant
neuterexorbitantexorbitantexorbitantexorbitant
Pluralexorbitantmore exorbitantexorbitantexorbitant

Weak declination

NominativeGenitivedativeaccusative
Masculinethe exorbitant oneof the exorbitantthe exorbitantthe exorbitant
Femininethe exorbitant onethe exorbitantthe exorbitantthe exorbitant one
neuterthe exorbitantof the exorbitantthe exorbitantthe exorbitant
Pluralthe exorbitant onesthe exorbitantthe exorbitantthe exorbitant ones

Mixed declension

NominativeGenitivedativeaccusative
Masculinenot an exorbitant onenone exorbitantnot an exorbitant onenot an exorbitant one
Femininenot an exorbitant onenone exorbitantnone exorbitantnot an exorbitant one
neuternot an exorbitant onenone exorbitantnot an exorbitant onenot an exorbitant one
Pluralno exorbitant onesnone exorbitantnot an exorbitant oneno exorbitant ones

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