› [C, U] the money that you spend on something
masraf You have to pay your own medical expenses. He eventually found her the car she wanted, at great expense (= it cost him a lot of money).51421
at the expense of sth › If you do one thing at the expense of another, doing the first thing harms the second thing.
pahasına He spent a lot of time at work, at the expense of his marriage.1973
at sb's expense › If you do something at someone's expense, they pay for it.
...nın/nin hesabına We went on holiday at my father's expense.1421 › in order to make someone look stupid
birini aptal yerine koyarak/salak muamelesi yapan Stop making jokes at my expense.1017