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big ticket

  (American & Australian)
very expensive (always before noun) It's a good time to buy a big ticket item like a car or household appliance, as prices have fallen.
See also: big, ticket
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A warning note has also been put up on the Big Ticket website.
While all manufacturers will be willing to take on the commercial and business risks, they would want to see action in terms of the big ticket procurements happening for them to commit significant investments.
The Big Ticket Card is a great option for members who need to make a big purchase," said Willard Ross, Coastal's chief retail officer.
The Big Ticket will provide family and adult tickets in three different price categories as part of a drive to entice people to stay longer in the region - particularly this summer while they are attending any of the Olympic football matches at the City of Coventry Stadium, starting on July 25.
Expanding to Italy and Spain was the natural step forward and these latest additions to the Big Ticket Shop network are proof of the great success that this user friendly comparison site is meeting in Europe", said Big Ticket Shop Head of EU Business Development, Romina Sarcletti.
We aim to provide all our visitors with a user friendly comparison platform for live events across Europe" said Big Ticket Shop Head of EU Business Development, Romina Sarcletti.
Like The Big Ticket, the midweek show has suffered plummeting audience figures to below six million.
The Big Ticket show had TV Dreams scratchcard winners and contestants from charities which have received Lottery money pitting their wits against each other for a grand prize of pounds 100,000.
An insider said last night: "The Big Ticket has been a catalogue of disaster for all concerned - it's going down the drain.
SAN DIEGO -- Escalate Retail today announced two VP-level promotions including Steve Pulver as Vice President and General Manager for the Big Ticket solutions group, as well as Ron Sellers as Vice President of Sales.
The Abu Dhabi International Airport has drawn the millionaire ticket for the Big Ticket Draw arranged by DFS, the key concessionaire of Abu Dhabi Duty Free on the occasion of its 30th Anniversary on the 4th January, 2012.
com will earn players an entry into The Big Ticket contest.
In the US, consumers continue to buy homes and other big ticket items, fueled by the tax refunds, raising the question of whether, over time, households will have the ability to service their debt if unemployment numbers don't begin to decrease.
Like The Big Ticket, the mid-week show has suffered plummeting audience figures to below six million.
Fans have voted her new lottery show The Big Ticket a big yawn and are walking out because they are BORED, it was revealed last night.