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expense

1 noun costcostas masc1  c m u at Michael's expense ar chostas Mhichíl all expenses paid gach costas íoctha duit 2 noun (also expenses) BUS-ADM spending while on businessspeansaiscostais  c m u
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 verb ACC set against tax TRANSITIVEcláraigh mar chaiteachasit was expensed through the profit and loss account cláraíodh mar chaiteachas é tríd an gcuntas brabúis agus caillteanais 4 verb FIN, informal charge to expense account TRANSITIVEcuir leis na speansais
phrases

to be at sb's expense

all her jokes were at my expense mise a d'íoc as a cuid magaidh uile, mise a bhí thíos lena cuid magaidh uile

to be at the expense of sb/sth

he succeeded but it was at my expense d'éirigh leis ach is mise a bhí thíos leis

at great expense to sb/sth

he got there but at great expense to his health bhain sé an áit amach ach bhí a shláinte thíos go mór leis, bhain sé an áit amach ach is mór a chuir sé as dá shláinte

to go to the expense of doing sth

costas ruda a tharraingt ort féindul i gcostas le rud

to go to great/some expense

costas mór a chur ort féin

to put sb to the expense (of)

(also

to put sb to a lot of expense/put sb to some expense, etc.

) costas a chur ar dhuine

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