Synonyms for costly
- an arm and leg
- highly priced
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR COSTLY
She was plain; she was simple; but it was the costly simplicity of extravagance.
I have studied the sex in a very celebrated and costly school.
A fine and costly residence, particularly that of a great official.
Hn-lfing, name of a costly sword, which Finn presents to Hengest, 1144.
But we have costly presents for those who are friendly towards us.'
They offered up the most costly gifts, and even human victims.
You are very, very kind, but I cannot accept so costly a present.
But the journey to Rome is costly, and the student is often poor.
Those who did go to the colonies found the voyage dangerous and costly.
No costly preparations for a wedding were thought to be necessary.
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