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He always wears expensive clothes.
It can be very expensive to train new personnel.
young people with expensive tastes and large bank accounts
It was an expensive decision – it cost me my job.
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American English version of definition of expensive
a style of loose-fitting jeans with a high waist, often considered unfashionable
typical of or relating to autumn
Employed but with No Disposable Income or Savings: people who are in work but only earn just enough to live on
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Definition of expensive from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.