Translation of "expend" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

expend

verb [ T ] uk us /ɪkˈspend/ slightly formal

to use or spend especially time, effort or money

花費,消費,耗費(尤指時間、精力或錢)
You expend so much effort for so little return. 你費了那麼大功夫,回報卻這麼微不足道。
Governments expend a lot of resources on war. 各國政府在戰爭上消耗了大量資源。

(Translation of “expend” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)