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Princeton's WordNet

  1. expensivelyadverb

    in an expensive manner

    "an expensively dressed little man turned a corner and approached her"


  1. expensivelyadverb

    In an expensive manner.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Expensivelyadverb

    With great expense; at great charge.

    Etymology: from expensive.

    I never knew him live so great and expensively as he hath done since his return from exile. Jonathan Swift.


  1. expensively

    Expensively refers to something that was purchased, produced or done at a high cost or involved a large amount of money. This can be in financial terms, or metaphorically in terms of time or effort. It's an adverb used to describe an action done with great expense or at a high cost.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of expensively in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of expensively in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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    quickly aroused to anger
    • A. irascible
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