- (US, especially Northwestern US and Upper Midwestern US) Expensive, costly.
2012 October 4, Mayim Bialik and Kaley Kuoco as Amy Farrah Fowler and Penny, “The Decoupling Fluctuation”, in The Big Bang Theory, season 6, episode 2:
- Amy: When I get married, I'm gonna register at the UCLA cadaver lab.
- Penny: Eww, why?
- Amy: Cause I've always wanted a whole human skeleton, and they are really spendy.