Home >> English Vocabulary >> At one's expense

At one's expense

English Vocabulary tips & definition with Gymglish.
Improve your English and try our online English lessons for free.

Definition

at the public's expense: with a cost or detriment to the public
idiom
at one's own expense at one's own cost, expenditure

at the expense of (someone): to the detriment of, to the cost of (someone)
idiom

Going further...

Still having difficulties with 'At one's expense' Test our online English lessons and receive a free level assessment!

Do you have smart way of remembering this rule? A tip to avoid making a mistake on 'At one's expense'?
Share it with us!