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spendy

Expensive; pricey; costly. The new restaurant is a bit spendy, but the food is absolutely delicious. I need a new laptop, but I'm not looking for anything too spendy.
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

spendy

mod. expensive; pricey. That brand is a little spendy, but the difference may be worth it.
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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She ranges across the high street for many of the star's regular looks, mixing spendier pieces from Hobbs and LK Bennett with Miss Selfridge, H&M, Zara, TopShop and Next.
The musicians were Adam Clark, Hanna Procter, Ralph Simpson, Sarah Jones, David Woodhouse (Violin 1), Innes, Spendier, Lana Yarsley, Alice Bloodworth, Amy Stamp, Rachel Whalley, Dawson, Isabella Brock (violin 2), Richard Gillis (viola), Imi Elliott, Rachael Crosland (cello), Caitlin Marshall, Catherine Burns, Charlotte Riley, Phoebe Johnson , Hannah Mitchell , Megan Terry (flute), Alex Jenner, Alice Huxley, Cameron Dee, Megan Roberts, Nicolien Dinklo, Sophia Swaine (clarinet), Siobhan Simpson (bass clarinet), Elizabeth Mellor, Joseph Simpson (trumpet), Karen Gray, Molly Coup (French horn), Flo Jenkins, Tom Chalker (trombone), Matthias Traub (percussion).
However, the sticker shock is not nearly as bad as spendier places for retirees.
All HK accessories are going to be a bit spendier than those for lesser guns, but you get what you pay for.
Alviano, M.; Calimeri, F.; Charwat, G.; Dao-Tran, M.; Dodaro, C.; Ianni, G.; Krennwallner, T.; Kronegger, M.; Oetsch, J.; Pfandler, A.; Piihrer, J.; Redl, C.; Ricca, F.; Schneider, P.; Schwengerer, M.; Spendier, L.
Councilors will decide whether to approve moving forward with a spendier four-story civic building, to be built at Eighth Avenue and Pearl Street.
"Everyone got a part," says Stefan Spendier, head of business affairs at Trixter.
Not the overall world picture--although that, of course, changed too--but locally, or perhaps nationally, a shift was under way from a system whereby the party crudely repressed creative expression to one in which, allied with capital, it began to channel such expression to spendier purposes.
It just takes technique, especially on the "spendier stuff." Here's one method:
The a la carte menu, just a couple of shades fancier, is spendier but not crazy mental.
It's amazing that the Eugene City Council and mayor would ever consider diverting funds from revenue sources specifically intended for streets, stormwater, wastewater, etc., to pay for a new City Hall without putting it to a vote of the people ("Stronger and spendier," March 27).
City councilors will decide next week whether to approve moving forward with a spendier four-story civic building, to be built at Eighth Avenue and Pearl Street.
Tel: 0141 212 6934 Website: www.cottiers.com Bill for three: PS110 Disabled access: No Food: 7/10 - Savouries very strong, sweets need a tweak Decor - 4/5 Interesting use of old church features including gold ceiling Service: 4/5 - Thoughtful and friendly Toilets: 2/5 - Down steep stairs, shared with bar Value for money: 4/5 - Pre-theatre fantastic, a la carte spendier Anna's Hot Plate leaders' table .BABA 24/30 130 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 4JZ .monadh kitchen 23/30 19 New Kirk Road, Glasgow, G61 3SJ .LEIPER'S ATTIC 21/30 93-95 Hyndland Street, Glasgow G1 5PU .BASTA PIZZA 21/30 561 Dumbarton Road, Glasgow G11 6HU .NICK'S PIZZA BAR & CAFE 20/30 15 Back Wynd,Aberdeen AB10 1JN .
But houses with the spendier designs and environmental features are harder to sell these days.