expense (n.) Old form(s): expence
extravagance, expenditure, spending
MW II.ii.136[Falstaff alone] Wilt thou, after the expense of so much money, be now a gainer?
MW III.iv.5[Fenton to Anne, of Page] he doth object ... my state being galled with my expense, / I seek to heal it only by his wealth
Sonn.94.6[]They that have power to hurt ... husband nature's riches from expense
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