expensive

Definition

The quality of being highly priced. For example, a new luxury automobile is more expensive than a used automobile. also called costly, dear.

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You may find that some of the resources you need have gotten expensive and will need to look for a new supplier.

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At thirty-eight dollars a serving, there were few who would disagree that Ellen's used candy bar was far too expensive to consider buying.

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When the consumer went to buy a new car, he chose a car that was on the more expensive end of the scale because he wanted a higher quality vehicle and was willing to pay more for it.

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