Translation of "expensive" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


adjective uk /ɪkˈspen.sɪv/ us /ɪkˈspen.sɪv/

A1 costing a lot of money

Rolls Royces are very expensive. 勞斯萊斯汽車價格昂貴。
Big houses are expensive to maintain. 大房子的維修費很高。
She has expensive tastes (= she likes things that cost a lot of money). 她喜歡昂貴的東西。
expensively adverb uk /ɪkˈspen.sɪ us /ɪkˈspen.sɪ

Sarah is always expensively dressed (= wearing expensive clothes). 莎拉穿的衣服一向都很貴。

(Translation of “expensive” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)