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budget

noun uk   us   /ˈbʌdʒ.ɪt/
B2 [C or U] a plan to show how much money a person or organization will earn and how much they will need or be able to spend: The firm has drawn up a budget for the coming financial year. Libraries are finding it increasingly difficult to remain within (their) budget.B2 [C] the amount of money you have available to spend: an annual budget of £40 million
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budget

verb [I or T] uk   us   /ˈbʌdʒ.ɪt/
to plan how much money you will spend on something: An extra $20 million has been budgeted for schools this year.
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budgetary
adjective uk   /ˈbʌdʒ.ɪ.ter.i/  us   /-ter.i/
budgetary constraints

budget

adjective [before noun] uk   us   /ˈbʌdʒ.ɪt/
B2 very cheap: a budget holiday/hotel/price
Translations of “budget”
in Arabic ميزانِيّة…
in Korean 예산…
in Malaysian perbelanjaan…
in French budget…
in Turkish bütçe, bir şey için ayrılan para…
in Italian budget, bilancio preventivo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 預算, 預算費…
in Russian бюджет…
in Polish budżet…
in Vietnamese ngân sách…
in Spanish presupuesto…
in Portuguese orçamento…
in Thai งบประมาณ…
in German das Budget, der Etat…
in Catalan pressupost…
in Japanese 予算(案)…
in Indonesian anggaran…
in Chinese (Simplified) 预算, 预算费…
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