French English Dictionary

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cher in English:

1. expensively expensively



English word "cher"(expensively) occurs in sets:

Fiches du livre - "The Trap" (Betsy Curtis)
Fiches du livre - "Just Folks" (Edgar A. Guest)
Fiches du livre - "Hunt the Hunter" (Kris Neville)
Fiches du livre - "Coming Attraction" (Fritz Leiber)
Fiches du livre - "Advance Agent" (Christopher Anvil)

2. expensive expensive


It's too expensive!
Expensive meals can't compensate for lack of sleep.
It will make most Americans uncomfortable if you insist on their accepting expensive gifts.
We ate a delicious steak dinner at a very expensive restaurant.
An expensive watch is not necessarily a good one.
I always buy a top quality product even if it is slightly more expensive.
Keeping up with the Joneses is expensive in rich town like Beverly Hills.
Expensive things often prove more economical in the long run.
The expensive machine turned out to be of no use.
What a waste to buy such an expensive machine even though he doesn't even know how to use computers.
Yoshio said he would pay as much as 15000 yen for a new pair of basketball shoes, but I thought that was quite expensive.
Unfortunately the expensive automobile that I purchased last week has broken down.
He decided not to buy the house, because in the first place it was too expensive, and in the second place it was too far from his office.
Soft wool is more expensive than coarse wool and both are superior to synthetics made of nylon.
And not only that, the goods in the company shop were usually more expensive than elsewhere.

English word "cher"(expensive) occurs in sets:

Shopping and services - Courses et services
money in French - l’argent en français
Shopping - Les courses
Adjectives 61 - 90
Attributes - Qualités

3. costly costly


Salt was a rare and costly commodity in ancient times.
Fast cars are usually costly.
He made many costly purchases.
It is costly and politically difficult to continue this conflict.
The Japanese distribution system, characterized by layers of wholesale, is complex and costly.
It had been very costly in lives, money, and supplies.
Is eating healthy more costly?
The superior gratification derived from the use and contemplation of costly and supposedly beautiful products is, commonly, in great measure a gratification of our sense of costliness masquerading under the name of beauty.
In this democratic age of ours men clamour for what is popularly considered the best, regardless of their feelings. They want the costly, not the refined; the fashionable, not the beautiful.
Why did you get such a costly dictionary?
This computer will prove costly in the long run.
The broccoli is either costly or of poor quality.
The project was far to costly to be carried out, and eventually had to be called off.
She has a lot of costly ideas concerning ideal design
With his income, he cannot afford the costly dinners.

English word "cher"(costly) occurs in sets:

Fiches du livre - "A Prelude" (Francis Sherman)
Fiches du livre - "Little Cinderella" (Anonymous)
Fiches du livre - "The Boyhood of Jesus" (Anonymous)
Fiches du livre - "Coming to the King" (Frances Ri...
Fiches du livre - "He's Coming To-Morrow" (Harriet...

4. dear dear


I’m sorry, my dear, but I can’t do that for you.
Exactly, my dear.
Kai dear! I'm really sad! Having my first experience in this way. "Eh?" "Skip-ping-town."
Hey! It's dangerous to run here. "Eh? ... A-a-Aaah!!" "Oh dear, what did I tell you?"
No, my dear, you had better go on horseback.
My dear aunt is coming for Christmas.
Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn.
Living is dear, accordingly we have to economize.
Oh name forever sad! forever dear! Still breathed in sighs, still ushered with a tear.
Nowhere but in the world of the antique is it more obvious that many of the things that we, as individuals hold dear, are completely arbitrary.
Someday, dear language learner, you must stop poring over IPA charts and start listening to people.
Dear woman, why do you involve me? Jesus replied.
OK, my dear, good night!
Dear passengers! If you get on a means of transport and don't have a season ticket, punch a one-time ticket without waiting for the next station.

English word "cher"(dear) occurs in sets:

300 most important French adjectives 76 - 100
Feelings - Les sentiments
People - Le monde