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English definition of “expensive”

expensive

adjective [not gradable]  /ɪkˈspen·sɪv/ us  
costing a lot of money: Housing in this part of the country is very expensive.
expensively
adverb [not gradable]  /ɪkˈspen·sɪv·li/ us  
She was expensively dressed.
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