Bedeutung von “expend” — Learner’s Dictionary

expend

verb [ T ] us uk /ɪkˈspend/ formal

to use effort, time, or money to do something:

[ + doing sth ] You expend far too much energy doing things for other people.
Governments expend a lot of resources on war.

(Definition von “expend” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)