is acknowledged even by himself, and his whole conduct declares that self-denial is a word hardly understood by him.
They are very different: one of them all elegance, all expensiveness
, with an air of high fashion, from New York; the other a plain, pure, clear-eyed, straight-waisted, straight-stepping maiden from the heart of New England.
If she thinks him the finest gentleman in the world, he, on his side, has never found himself in personal contact with such splendor, such opulence, such expensiveness
as this young lady's.
It was horrible to haggle on such a matter, and finally Philip consented to an expensiveness
which he could ill afford.
Once, she even considered taking up with hand-painted china, but gave over the idea when she learned its expensiveness
Instead of focusing on the stock's price-to-earnings ratio, which measures the relative expensiveness
of a stock, Hallaren prefers the price-to-sales ratio - market capitalization divided by sales in the prior four quarters.
However, because of its expensiveness
and brittle property, EVOH must be coextruded or blended with other polymers (4, 5).
128); and (b) the goods must be accompanied by expensiveness
as "the canon of expensiveness
also affects our tastes in such way as to inextricably blend the marks of expensiveness
, in our appreciation, with the beautiful features of the object" (1899, p.
However, Reading refers to the culture-specificity and ambivalence of memory mediation practices in the digital era, shows that the inability of an individual to adapt to technology (or the relative expensiveness
of technology) may at the same time interfere with the development of such milieu.
Surgical difficulties and expensiveness
of the big animals directed the researchers to use small animals in their studies.
However, the application possibilities of acetates are rather limited because of their expensiveness
It is quite astonishing Kyritsis could claim that CoLA protects wages from inflation and expensiveness
, when it is one of the main causes for rising prices.