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Synonyms for costly
ˈkɔst li, ˈkɒst-cost·ly

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  1. costlyadjective

    Antonyms:
    costlessly

  2. costlyadjective

    Antonyms:
    costlessly

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. costly

    Synonyms:
    valuable, expensive, high-priced, rich, precious, sumptuous

    Antonyms:
    valueless, cheap, low-priced, mean, worthless, beggarly, paltry

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dearly-won, costlyadjective

    entailing great loss or sacrifice

    "a dearly-won victory"

    Synonyms:
    pricy, dear(p), high-priced, dearly-won, pricey

    Antonyms:
    cheap, inexpensive

  2. costly, dear(p), high-priced, pricey, pricyadjective

    having a high price

    "costly jewelry"; "high-priced merchandise"; "much too dear for my pocketbook"; "a pricey restaurant"

    Antonyms:
    cheap, inexpensive

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. costlyadjective

    Synonyms:
    expensive, dear, high-priced, of great price

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. costlyadjective

    Synonyms:
    expensive, dear, high-priced, sumptuous, rich

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How to use costly in a sentence?

  1. William Shakespeare:

    Beware Of entrance to a quarrel but being in, Bear't that the opposed may beware of thee. Give every man thy ear, but few thy voice Take each man's censure, but reserve thy judgment. Costly thy habit as thy purse can buy, But not express'd in fancy rich, not gaudy For the apparel oft proclaims the man.

  2. Jonar Nader:

    Inventors, pioneers, radicals, visionaries; these have ventured from the lonely and costly camp of minority only to be obstructed by majority-rule concepts that tolerate inferiority, hinder progress, harbor injustice, and pose limits within the decaying status quo.

  3. Myint Thein:

    It will be costly but it must be done, the environment has changed, so the people must learn to adapt.

  4. Adam Smith:

    The last thing we want is to have another 2017 or 2018 type of year in the fall, where we have these historically damaging and costly hurricanes and wildfires. And there is potential for that.

  5. Tulsi Gabbard:

    I served in the war in Iraq at the height of the war in 2005, a war that took over 4,000 of my brothers and sisters in uniforms' lives, the American people need to understand that this war with Iran would be far more devastating, far more costly than anything that we ever saw in Iraq.

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