Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English


English definition of “expenses claim”

expenses claim

noun [C]     (also expense report) UK
a list of amounts of money spent for business purposes that you should be paid back by your employer : put in/file an expenses claim An employee put in a three-figure expenses claim for lunch .a false/fraudulent expenses claim He campaigned to expose politician's false expenses claims .
(Definition of expenses claim noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of expenses claim

Word of the Day


relating to behaviour between people that is pleasant and friendly, often despite a difficult situation

Word of the Day


Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More