[guh-zuhmp] /gəˈzʌmp/ British Slang.
verb (used with object)
to cheat (a house buyer) by raising the price, at the time a contract is to be signed, over the amount originally agreed upon.
an act of gazumping.
to raise the price of something, esp a house, after agreeing a price verbally with (an intending buyer)
(transitive) to swindle or overcharge
the act or an instance of gazumping
/ɡəˈzʌndə/ verb 1. to reduce an offer on a property immediately before exchanging contracts, having previously agreed a higher price with (the seller) noun 2. an act or instance of gazundering
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