Publishing was expensive, and by the time news of the lie came out, days or weeks had passed.
These forms are more agreeable to the fancy and imagination than fresco paintings or other the most expensive furniture.
Three men stood in the main foyer, two in the same shade of brown as her bodyguard and a striking man in designer jeans and an expensive sweater.
He smelled of expensive cologne and felt warm against her chest.
Expensive cars lined the long drive to the mansion overlooking the hills.
The American bale has been described in a standard American book on cotton as " the clumsiest, dirtiest, most expensive and most wasteful package, in which cotton or any other commodity of like value is anywhere put up."
And the price was about the same as the tiny Cape Cod house the LeBlanc's owned in expensive Massachusetts.
I don't know who is paying for the room; it's God-awful expensive here.
He glanced down at the expensive loafers that now contained tiny grains of sand he'd never be able to flush out of the seams.
Raising two teenagers in a place as expensive as southern California was not easy.
This type of crane used to be in great favour, in consequence of the great clearance it gives under the jib, but it is expensive and requires very heavy foundations.
He became very expensive in his habits, fell at times into difficulties, and had to urge his valid claims upon the marquis's attention.
Andre was dressed in cashmere and wool, his hair kept short and neat, his loafers more expensive than Kris's conference room had cost to build.
Most wore trendy boots and coats, sat in designer jeans and sweaters worth a month of her salary, and wore make- up that coordinated perfectly with their expensive clothing and hair.
The farm of tomorrow is not designed to provide them food; it is trying to feed the most people the best food using the fewest natural resources in the least expensive and most reliable way possible.
I do not mean that exactly, but I mean something which he might think a good deal like that; I mean that they should not play life, or study it merely, while the community supports them at this expensive game, but earnestly live it from beginning to end.
We adults passed banalities back and forth while Howie opened wine, of an obvious expensive vintage us Gustefsons only admired.
A slender lady dressed in an expensive looking dark suit swung out of the car and stood, slowly shutting the door.
The main difference between the penthouse and its contents and her own life: she'd never been able to afford anything remotely as expensive or nice.
She shoved a camera at Dean, an expensive looking Nikon, freeing her other hand to more securely grasp the rail.
At this time of day, the best option would be to go to Stanton Street where the expensive boutiques were, and hope to find a lonely, rich wife getting back at her husband by spending his money.
You don't have to buy expensive cuts of meat just because they are, but I'm sure you'd enjoy buying some meat that you don't have to play wizard on so they won't be tough.
According to the lawyer, Lori could contest the will — which would be expensive and straining on everyone.
There was still the hunting establishment which Nicholas had enlarged.
"That's expensive wine, my friend," Andre said suddenly.
She was relieved to discover her request of nothing expensive had been honored.
The most expensive one was her favorite, but she selected the least expensive.
It was kind of like paying for a cheap appliance that would do the job and having an expensive one delivered.
Maybe the smart thing to do was shut up and enjoy it, but that little voice inside kept saying it was more than she deserved - wondering who got the cheap appliance, and if someone would discover the mistake and take the expensive one back.
The name is also applied to a special kind of wall-paper, which has an appearance almost like cloth, or, in the more expensive kinds, of velvet.
Owing to the poverty of the people, cheap Austrian goods find a readier sale than the more expensive and solid British manufactures.
28 The granites and dolerites from Magan were too fine and too expensive to build with.
Although petroleum wells in Russia have not the depth of many of those in the United States, the disturbed character of the strata, with consequent liability to caving, and the occurrence of hard concretions, render drilling a lengthy and expensive Drilling in operation.
The lower the grade the more elaborate and expensive is the machinery required to clean it, and consequently a spinner is willing to pay a certain amount extra for high grade cotton in order to save expenditure on preparatory machinery.
Cotton-picking is at once the most difficult and most expensive operation in cotton production.
The creation of the state commissions, independent of the city's control, but able to commit the city indefinitely by undertaking expensive works and new debt, was resented.
The remaking of the city was enormously expensive, especially the alteration of the streets after 1866, when the city received power to make such alterations and assess a part of the improvements upon abutting estates.
To buy in the cheapest market and sell in the dearest; to secure cheapness by lowering the expenses of production; to adopt the less expensive rather than the more expensive method of obtaining a given result - these and other maxims are as old as human society.
Away from the edges of the platforms. On the other hand, wide spans are more expensive both in first cost and in maintenance, and there is the possibility of a failure such as caused the collapse in December 1905 of the roof of Charing Cross (S.E.R.) station, London, which then consisted of a single span.
For this purpose he created a very severe press-censorship and an expensive system of passports, which made it more difficult for Russians to visit foreign countries.
In first cost the hydraulic crane has the advantage, but the power mains are much less expensive and more convenient to arrange in the electric crane.
The silk fabrics of France hold the first place, particularly the more expensive kinds The industry is concentrated in the departments bordering the river Rhne, the chief centres being Lyons (Rhne), Voiron (Isre), St Etienne and St Chamond (~~oire) (the two latter being especially noted for their ribbons and trimmings) and Annonay (Ardche) and other places in the departments of Am, Gard and Drme.