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charge (something) for (something)

To establish a set price for something (such as an item purchased or a service rendered). How much are airlines charging for tickets these days? I can't believe a psychiatrist can charge $250 just for a consultation!
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

charge (something) for something

to set a price in payment for something. You are charging too much for this. You really shouldn't charge for it at all.
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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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