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hidden extras

This page is about the collocation hidden extras

collocation pattern: adjective + noun

Meaning

extra costs that companies or sellers try to hide from buyers

For example

  • The rental fee includes electricity and water, and there are no hidden extras.

  • With all the hidden extras, my budget flight didn't cost much less after all.

Note:
A similar collocation is "hidden costs"

Quick Quiz

If I'd known about all the hidden extras, I wouldn't have

a. stayed at that luxury hotel

b. used that old mattress

c. ordered that pizza

Contributor: Matt Errey