Definition of Spendy

1. Adjective. (American English) expensive, costly ''(dialectal, chiefly Pacific Northwest)'' ¹



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Definition of Spendy

1. expensive [adj SPENDIER, SPENDIEST] - See also: expensive

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Spendy

spendiest
spendiferously
spending
spending-money
spending cut
spending money
spending spree
spendings
spends
spendthrift
spendthrift trust
spendthrift trusts
spendthriftness
spendthrifts
spendthrifty
spendy (current term)
spense
spenses
spent force
spent forces
speos
speoses
speract
sperage
sperages
sperling
sperlings

Literary usage of Spendy

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1. The Cambridge Ms (University Library, Gg. 4.27) of Chaucer's Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer (1879)
"... hem selue / & spendy» on tliis craft They can not sty»te til no thyng be laft And euere more where that cue>-e they goon Men may hem knowe by smel of ..."

2. The Political History of the United States of America, During the Great by Edward McPherson (1882)
"... detention« without indictment, imprisonment without» spendy and public trial, and deprivation of lito, liberty, or property without due process of law; ..."

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