Etymology
Advertisement

pricey (adj.)

also pricy, "expensive," 1932, from price (n.) + -y (2). High-pricey is attested from 1923 in a jocular poem (rhymes with spicy) by F.P. Adams.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Definitions of pricey

pricey (adj.)
having a high price;
a pricey restaurant
Synonyms: costly / dear / high-priced / pricy
From wordnet.princeton.edu