Usage examples for expense

  1. At the expense of the country, to be sure. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  2. This produced a laugh at " Bean's" expense. – Marjorie Dean, College Sophomore by Pauline Lester
  3. It is merely a question of time and meeting the necessary expense. – The-Grand-Canyon-of-Arizona-how-to-see-it by James, George Wharton
  4. Just think of the trouble and expense. – The Revolution in Tanner's Lane by Mark Rutherford
  5. Had it up in the city, on expense? – Miss Lulu Bett by Zona Gale
  6. " And we had gone to no end of trouble, Miss Walker, and a good deal of expense," Margaret finished. – Molly Brown's Senior Days by Nell Speed
  7. Will it not be a great expense to feed so many people? – Rainbow's End by Rex Beach
  8. " You will spare no expense," she directed, " and don't let me see him again until he looks like some one. – Ruggles of Red Gap by Harry Leon Wilson
  9. In their case, moreover, the pittance had to meet every expense. – The Mystery of The Barranca by Herman Whitaker
  10. It was always the same, which not only saved expense, but also the trouble of thinking. – Story of My Life, volumes 1-3 by Augustus J. C. Hare
  11. Come 'Squire- if I stay over Sunday with you, you must at least take supper at my expense. – The Story Of Kennett by Bayard Taylor
  12. After all the expense of his illness, he was very poor in these days, and had come with difficulty in a 'bus. – The Nest, The White Pagoda, The Suicide, A Forsaken Temple, Miss Jones and The Masterpiece by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
  13. " Well, that will only be a first expense. – Newton Forster by Frederick Marryat
  14. But I assure your Excellency that everything has been done-" " You think it absolutely impossible to save him now- if no expense is spared? – The Genius by Margaret Horton Potter
  15. Mr. Collingwood turned out the loose change in his pocket and told me not to spare expense. – Foe-Farrell by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch