# Thread: ....in the high \$20-million range

1. ## ....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?

thank you

2. ## 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).

3. ## 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.

4. ## 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?

5. ## 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.

6. ## Re: ....in the high \$20-million range

Thank you so much for the explanations.

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