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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 cleaning that room. I've spent years building up my collection. I spent an hour at the station waiting 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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