discretionary income Meaning in Cambridge Business English Dictionary
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Meaning of "discretionary income" - Business English Dictionary

discretionary income

noun [U]
 
 
ECONOMICS, FINANCE
the part of someone's income that is available to spend on things other than necessary things such as food, clothing and fuel: Job insecurity and high interest rates mean that families have less discretionary income.
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