at the expens of

at the expense of


= If you do one thing at the expense of another, doing the first thing harms the second thing
= in a way that harms (something or someone)
= if one thing exists or happens at the expense of another, the second thing suffers or is not done properly because of the first
= به قیمت چیزی

#1. He had no need to protect their reputation at the expense of his own

#2. Malls flourished at the expense of small stores downtown

#3. She acquired power at the expense of friendships

#4. He argues that the tax cut will benefit the rich at the expense of the poor

#5. Much of rail’s success comes at the expense of the trucking industry

#6. She’s focusing on math at the expense of her other interests

#7. Is China’s FDI Coming at the Expense of Other Countries?

#8. Military strength is often achieved at the expense of a country’s economic health


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