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exorbitant
used in Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

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Definition
a lot more than is reasonable or typical — often said of price
  • There is my explanation; it is sad enough, Poole, ay, and appalling to consider; but it is plain and natural, hangs well together, and delivers us from all exorbitant alarms.
    p. 58.9

There are no more uses of "exorbitant" in Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.

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