costly, dear, high-priced, up-market, valuable, precious, priceless, extravagant; overpriced:
Richard and Elizabeth flew off for an expensive holiday in the sun.
be, look, prove, seem, sound
Her suit looked extremely expensive.
| become, get
Holidays in this country are getting very expensive.
| make sth
Adding these safety features would make the cars too expensive.
| find sth
I found the food very expensive.
amazingly, astronomically, enormously, exceedingly, extortionately, extremely, frighteningly, hideously, highly, horrendously, horribly, hugely, immensely, incredibly, inordinately, ludicrously, massively, outrageously, ridiculously, ruinously, terribly, vastly, very
Some of these legal cases are enormously expensive.
| impossibly, prohibitively
Giving every patient an annual anti-flu injection would be prohibitively expensive.
| increasingly | a bit, comparatively, fairly, moderately, pretty, quite, rather, relatively | correspondingly
Walls are generally the greatest source of heat loss and correspondingly expensive to tackle.
| needlessly, unduly, unnecessarily | notoriously | obviously | discreetly
discreetly expensive perfume
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