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    Default ....in the high $20-million range

    He bought a house in a high $20-million range

    Does "high" here mean high price or value and expensive?
    Or it is used to imply the price of the house is close to 30 million dollars?

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    Default Re: ....in the high $20-million range

    The high 20 million range, or "the high twenties (20s)" means more than twenty five and less than thirty (million).

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    Default Re: ....in the high $20-million range

    In British English, I'd assume it to be a bit hgher than twenty-six. Here, it would be closer to thirty; say, twenty-seven and up.

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    Default Re: ....in the high $20-million range

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    How do u say it if you mean the price close to 30 millions in British English?

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    Default Re: ....in the high $20-million range

    I'd use 'high'. I wouldn't use 'high' for something just over 25- that would be mid-twenty million range for me.

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    Default Re: ....in the high $20-million range

    Thank you so much for the explanations.

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