rip-off


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cheat

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the crime of taking someone else's property without consent

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the act of stealing

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Until the seniors themselves are more able to assert their political rights and to more clearly define their market needs, they will continue to be the target of shysters and rip-off artists and be manipulated by the bureaucrats of their own government.
The Chancellor last week revealed plans to claw back pounds 170million a year in lost tax from insurance firms behind the rip-off.
This is not fair and should be investigated-it is clearly a rip-off.
The Tokyo metropolitan assembly approved an ordinance Wednesday to crack down on rip-offs by entertainment businesses in four districts of Tokyo.
But while fuel issues will never be far from the conference agenda, the discredited Rip-off campaign will be taxing the mind of one cabinet minister in particular.
Conor also shows how the conmen manage to evade the authorities so they can continue their heartless rip-off ruses.
Grubby fast food restaurants, tatty theatre and rip-off car parking charges.
Bush's payoff for the oil companies' rip-off at the pumps is a lousy $100 rebate, and your question of the day is who is prettier, the mayor or Antonio Banderas?
It aims to shows consumers that pirated copies of movies sold on the black market before the legal release date are invariably a rip-off, filmed with camcorders from the back seat of cinemas.
But shoppers can fight back by knowing their basic legal rights and how to enforce them, and by being able to complain when things go wrong, according to the booklet Rip-off Britain: and how to beat it.
IF it is true that we are living in rip-off Britain, then the capital must be in ripped-off Scotland.
At least, that's the conclusion of Stephen Byers' first international price survey, which, according to all the forecasts, was set to confirm that Rip-off Britain was a reality where most grocery products were concerned.
It confirmed the general suspicion of a rip-off, and it seemed to discourage analyses of the root causes of the hammer pricing by reporters.
MetroGuide achieved a level of success that enabled us to fight the rip-off artists," said Metz.
RIP-OFF companies have been banned from charging sky-high fees for online credit or debit card bookings.