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English to English translations [PRO] Bus/Financial - Business/Commerce (general) / Description of large purchase
English term or phrase:Large-ticket item (British English term)
I'm doing some US to UK localisation, and one term that comes up is 'large-ticket item'. I've only ever seen this in US English contexts. I have a hunch that it'd be understood by British English speakers but am seeking confirmation of this, and wondering if there's a corresponding (short) British term or if I should go for something like 'large purchase'.
I'd try to find another term for it. It's true I haven't lived in the UK since 1999 but it doesn't sound like some hip new phrase which spreads quickly throughout the English speaking world, so I'd imagine other Brits wouldn't understand it either.