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Expensive

Of or related to the high cost of a good, service, or security. Expensiveness is determined by comparing the cost to similar goods, services, and securities. Expensiveness is also related to one's ability to buy: what seems expensive to one person may not seem so to another. Expensiveness may be justified depending on the quality of the good, service, or security.

expensive

Of, relating to, or being a security that sells at a market price above what is expected, given fundamental factors such as earnings, assets, and management ability. Deciding whether a security is expensive is a subjective judgment. Compare cheap.
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The least expensive street in England and Wales was Verdun Terrace in Ferryhill in Durham, with an average price of PS18,233.
Most expensive top 5: 1 Eshton, Wynyard - PS577,000; 2 Wellington Drive, Wynyard - PS512,000; 3 Black Wood, Wynyard - PS508,333; 4 Wildon Grange - Nunthorpe - PS490,424; 5 Thirsk Road, Yarm - PS463,000.
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Lloyds found the second most expensive street is Ilchester Place in Holland Park, with an average house price of [pounds sterling]16,700,000.
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The cheapest adult away ticket for United fans this season will be PS24, while the most expensive will be PS32.
The South East - and Surrey in particular - is where many of the country's most expensive streets can be found.
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Earlier this month we revealed the most expensive road in Coventry in 2014 was Warwick Avenue, Earlsdon, where prices average around PS535,000.
And, according to our exclusive figures based on Land Registry data, the city is home to six of the top 10 most expensive streets in Wales.