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costly
American English: /ˈkɔs(t)li/
British English: /ˈkɒs(t)li/

Translation of costly in Spanish:

adjective -lier, -liest

  • Example sentences
    • This scared her because she feared not following through might one day be costly in terms of her job.
    • As in real life, a managerial appointment made in haste could end up being financially costly in the long run.
    • Legal processes are costly in terms of both the fees and the management time involved.

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