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noun as in expenses

noun as in financing

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“The innocence of young people must be preserved at all costs,” said Glees.

The people who are involved in the violence, they figure out ways to remain here at all costs and continue causing trouble.

Pulling oil from the tar sands is costly, even more so when you tack transportation costs on top.

But with the pipeline, transportation costs drop and production would be higher.

Prevalence depends on context, and sometimes unique advantages outweigh the genetic costs.

The amount of the taxed costs is one hundred and thirty-three, six, four, Mr. Perker.

Consequently, such a man would cost your Majesty two-thirds less than the governor costs you.

If he can't handle them we've got a right to put on our own crew and drive them down—and charge back to him what it costs us.

The quantity necessary for each horse per day costs about eightpence, and his maize as much more.

A Natch often costs several thousand rupees, and is one of the most costly items in the expenditure of the rich.


On this page you'll find 34 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to costs, such as: damage(s), outlay, overhead, reparations, cost of living, and per diem.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.