gazump


Also found in: Dictionary, Financial, Wikipedia.
Related to gazump: Gazunder
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • verb

Synonyms for gazump

raise the price of something after agreeing on a lower price

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
The time of the race adds to the view that Gazump put up a smart effort, good enough to give him the benefit of the doubt for such a disappointing subsequent performance.
Peter Reilly, head of residential sales at Savills, Cardiff, said the agency had also witnessed a case which could have become a gazump.
Trainer Nigel Twiston-Davies and jockey Carl Llewellyn recorded a 35-1 Cheltenham double with Gazump and Ollie Magern, but it was a day tempered by the fatal fall of the stable's top prospect Lord Gale.
Palace believed the deal was done for 23-year-old Hector to join them on deadline day only for the Premier League champions to gazump them.
GAZUMP earned a last-minute reprieve from the Doncaster sales later this month when making much of the running in the two-mile-five-furlong novices' handicap hurdle under Carl Llewellyn.
And there are just five days left for anyone who wants to gazump that offer for ebay item number 4548565996.
ONE in 10 homebuyers is prepared to gazump rivals to buy a property, according to a leading UK bank.
MANCHESTER United are making an audacious bid to gazump Cardiff City in the search for the next Welsh wonderkid, writes Gavin Allen.
The clubs have struck a deal for the player, believed to be worth an initial pounds 1 million rising to nearly pounds 3m - but Leeds are rumoured ready to gazump the Blues for Upson's signature.
But Gunners boss Arsene Wenger is trying to gazump Madrid even though they believed the deal was done.
That's because Manchester United are set to gazump their biggest rivals if they fail to land No.
Perhaps it is time to settle the fee for the sale of a property after a certain cut-off point, to avoid the temptation to gazump for a few extra pounds in commission.
MANCHESTER CIT Y have launched an audacious bid to gazump Marseille and sign Djibril Cisse from Liverpool On Friday night, Marseille believed they had clinched the France striker's EUR12million recruitment.