expenditure

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ex·pen·di·ture

 (ĭk-spĕn′dĭ-chər)
n.
1. The act or process of expending; outlay.
2.
a. An amount expended.
b. An expense.

[Medieval Latin expenditus, past participle of expendere, to expend; see expend + -ure.]

expenditure

(ɪkˈspɛndɪtʃə)
n
1. something expended, such as time or money
2. the act of expending

ex•pend•i•ture

(ɪkˈspɛn dɪ tʃər)

n.
1. the act of expending something, esp. funds.
2. something that is expended; expense.
[1760–70; < Medieval Latin expendit(us), for Latin expēnsus, (see expense) + -ure]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.expenditure - money paid outexpenditure - money paid out; an amount spent  
transferred possession, transferred property - a possession whose ownership changes or lapses
cost - the total spent for goods or services including money and time and labor
expense - money spent to perform work and usually reimbursed by an employer; "he kept a careful record of his expenses at the meeting"
transfer payment - a public expenditure (as for unemployment compensation or veteran's benefits) that is not for goods and services
2.expenditure - the act of spending money for goods or servicesexpenditure - the act of spending money for goods or services
outlay, spending, disbursal, disbursement - the act of spending or disbursing money
3.expenditure - the act of consuming somethingexpenditure - the act of consuming something  
depletion - the act of decreasing something markedly
burnup - the amount of fuel used up (as in a nuclear reactor)

expenditure

noun
1. spending, payment, expense, outgoings, cost, charge, outlay, disbursement The government should reduce their expenditure on defence.
2. consumption, use, using, application, output The rewards justified the expenditure of effort.
Quotations
"Expenditure rises to meet income" [C. Northcote Parkinson The Law and the Profits]

expenditure

noun
Something expended to obtain a benefit or desired result:
Translations
إِنْفَاقإنْفاق، مَصْروف
výdaj
forbrugudgift
kulut
troškovi
notkun, eyîsla, útgjöld
支出
지출
spotrebovanie
utlägg
การใช้จ่ายเงิน
harcamaharcamalar
chi tiêu

expenditure

[ɪksˈpendɪtʃəʳ] N [of money] → gasto m, desembolso m; [of time, effort] → gasto m, empleo m; (= money spent) → gastos mpl
I resent the expenditure of time and effort on trivialitiesme molesta el empleo de or me molesta emplear tiempo y esfuerzo en cosas triviales
see also capital C
see also public C

expenditure

[ɪkˈspɛndɪtʃər] ndépenses fpl
to cut expenditure on sth → réduire les dépenses en qch
expenditure of sth → dépense de qch

expenditure

n
(= money spent)Ausgaben pl
(= spending, of money) → Ausgabe f; (of time, energy)Aufwand m (→ on an +dat); the expenditure of money on …Geld auszugeben für …; expenditure of time/energyZeit-/Energieaufwand m

expenditure

[ɪksˈpɛndɪtʃəʳ] n (of money) → spesa; (of time, effort) → dispendio
an item of expenditure → una spesa

expend

(ikˈspend) verb
to use or spend (supplies etc).
exˈpenditure (-tʃə) noun
the act of spending. the expenditure of money and resources; His expenditure(s) amounted to $500.
exˈpense (-s) noun
1. the spending of money etc; cost. I've gone to a lot of expense to educate you well.
2. a cause of spending. What an expense clothes are!
exˈpenses (-siz) noun plural
money spent in carrying out a job etc. His firm paid his travelling expenses.
exˈpensive (-siv) adjective
costing a great deal. expensive clothes.
at the expense of
1. being paid for by; at the cost of. He equipped the expedition at his own expense; At the expense of his health he finally completed the work.
2. making (a person) appear ridiculous. He told a joke at his wife's expense.

expenditure

إِنْفَاق výdaj forbrug Kosten δαπάνη gasto kulut dépense troškovi spesa 支出 지출 besteding utgift wydatek despesa затраты utlägg การใช้จ่ายเงิน harcamalar chi tiêu 花费