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The intolerable oppression upon trade, from the exorbitance of wages and insolence of mariners, would be taken off.An Essay upon Projects|Daniel Defoe
Unrea′son, lack of reason; Unrea′sonableness, the state or quality of being unreasonable: exorbitance.
It was borne upon them that this exorbitance, a strange incident in their own lives, was to these others a daily occurrence.The Furnace|Rose Macaulay
The treaty meets with difficulties in the ratification,—perhaps the exorbitance of the price may occasion them.The Writings of Thomas Jefferson, Vol. I (of 9)|Thomas Jefferson
All this is explicable by the exorbitance of the fees charged, about which there was much complaint.A History of the Inquisition of Spain; vol. 1|Henry Charles Lea