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English definition of “spend”

spend

verb [T] (TIME)    /spend/ (spent, spent)
A2 to use time doing something or being somewhere : I think we need to spend more time together. I spent a lot of time clean ing that room . I've spent years build ing up my collection . I spent an hour at the station wait ing for the train . How long do you spend on your homework ? My sister always spends ages in the bathroom . We spent the weekend in London. You can spend the night here if you like.Spending time and time passing
(Definition of spend verb (TIME) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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