A rundown of the agony and expense of airline travel as you look forward to the holidays.
By the official count, Andrews had saved a total of six fellow soldiers at the expense of his own life.
Is that paradoxically the moment where Saul becomes a leader—at the expense of his protégée?
Lt. Darryn Andrews left a pregnant wife and son behind when he saved six fellow soldiers at the expense of his own life.
The Komen foundation declined to comment on the $133,507 expense payment and on the workplace culture at Komen.
If Bukatski were alive, he would let out his tongue now at their expense.
He spared no expense, which he could well afford, seeing that he never paid a penny.
Eight choristers educated, boarded, and lodged free of expense.
Of course his journey will be an expense; but there are times when expense must not be regarded.
At our own expense we may really have as many of these as we ask for.
late 14c., from Anglo-French expense, Old French espense "money provided for expenses," from Late Latin expensa "disbursement, outlay, expense," noun use of neuter plural past participle of Latin expendere "to weigh out money, to pay down" (see expend).
Latin spensa also yielded Medieval Latin spe(n)sa, whose sense specialized to "outlay for provisions," then "provisions, food," which was borrowed into Old High German as spisa and is the root of German Speise "food," now mostly meaning prepared food, and speisen "to eat."
1909, from expense (n.). Related: Expensed; expensing.