pay top dollar

pay top dollar

  (American)
to pay a lot of money for something Investors can expect to pay top dollar for the stock.
See also: dollar, pay, top
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But nor do customers pay top dollar for tasty dishes which put many higher-priced restaurants to shame.
Russia is believed to have paid $40 million to host its first F1 grand prix last season, though if the price of oil continues to hover around $60 a barrel, one wonders how much longer they will continue to pay top dollar.
The point is that sanctions cannot be bypassed all the time and that when they are bypassed, Iran must pay top dollar.
You can pay top dollar for the most genetically-gifted dog in the world in hopes of easy limits and a dozen years of bragging rights, but without the proper training tools you'll likely fall shy of such lofty goals.
It seems that record low used car forecourt stocks have made dealers happy to pay top dollar for high quality part-exchanges says CAP, the car information experts.
8million they received for Ramsey - but that will not be a problem for Tan who has told staff he will pay top dollar to ensure Premier League survival next season.
It used to be that clubs would only pay top dollar for forwards, the men who did the most difficult job in football - putting the ball into the net.
They'll pay top dollar when the key managers are involved in the sale process and are committed to staying with the business.
The best pro football, basketball, baseball teams pay TOP dollar to play the best players
It's a wealthy guy who wanted J-Lo and was willing to pay top dollar," the Sun quoted a source as saying.
And Russian composer Igor Krutoy, the Plaza Hotel's $48 million man, may have been willing to pay top dollar for a move-in ready apartment in the city, but in Southampton, he's taking his time and building anew.
But because I''m an honest, hard working person, in full time employment, I would have to pay top dollar to have my house painted, even though I pay hundreds of pounds in tax every year so these people can get free paint jobs on their houses.
With a little flexibility, travellers can discover a new city and still have the vacation experience their looking for without having to pay top dollar.
Rangers have been linked with the 21-year-old but Tannadice chairman Stephen Thompson says they would have to pay top dollar for the SPL Young Player of the Year.
Shareholders are willing to pay top dollar for chairmen but in the future they will want more reassurance that the chairman is not just the stereotypical retiring grandee but is really going to take on a full, active and far-sighted role.