Translation of "expenditure" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun uk us /ɪkˈspen.dɪ.tʃər/ US  /-tʃɚ/

[ C or U ] the total amount of money that a government or person spends

It's part of a drive to cut government expenditure. 這是削減政府開支的一個方法。
The government's annual expenditure on arms has been reduced. 政府已經縮減了年度軍備開支。

[ U ] the act of using or spending energy, time or money

The expenditure of effort on this project has been enormous. 已經在這項工程上付出了重大的努力。

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