Expense magazine(Mil.), a small magazine containing ammunition for immediate use. H. L. Scott.

(Ex*pense"full) a. Full of expense; costly; chargeable. [R.] Sir H. Wotton.Ex*pense"ful*ly, adv. [R.] — Ex*pense"ful*ness, n. [R.]

(Ex*pense"less), a. Without cost or expense.

(Ex*pen"sive) a.

1. Occasioning expense; calling for liberal outlay; costly; dear; liberal; as, expensive dress; an expensive house or family.

War is expensive, and peace desirable.

2. Free in expending; very liberal; especially, in a bad sense: extravagant; lavish. [R.]

An active, expensive, indefatigable goodness.

The idle and expensive are dangerous.
Sir W. Temple.

Syn. — Costly; dear; high-priced; lavish; extravagant.

Ex*pen"sive*ly, adv.Ex*pen"sive*ness, n.

(Ex*pe"ri*ence) n. [F. expérience, L. experientia, tr. experiens, -entis, p. pr. of experiri, expertus, to try; ex out + the root of pertus experienced. See Peril, and cf. Expert.]

1. Trial, as a test or experiment. [Obs.]

She caused him to make experience
Upon wild beasts.

Expenditor to Expiring

(Ex*pend"i*tor) n. [LL.] (O. Eng. Law) A disburser; especially, one of the disbursers of taxes for the repair of sewers. Mozley & W.

(Ex*pend"iture) n.

1. The act of expending; a laying out, as of money; disbursement.

Our expenditure purchased commerce and conquest.

2. That which is expended or paid out; expense.

The receipts and expenditures of this extensive country.
A. Hamilton.

(Ex*pense") n. [L. expensa or expensum, fr. expensus, p. p. of expendere. See Expend.]

1. A spending or consuming; disbursement; expenditure.

Husband nature's riches from expense.

2. That which is expended, laid out, or consumed; cost; outlay; charge; — sometimes with the notion of loss or damage to those on whom the expense falls; as, the expenses of war; an expense of time.

Courting popularity at his party's expense.

3. Loss. [Obs.] Shak.

And moan the expense of many a vanished sight.

  By PanEris using Melati.

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