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French translation of “expend”

expend

verb /ikˈspend/
to use or spend ( supplies etc).
dépenser
expenditure /-tʃə/ noun the act of spending
dépenses
the expenditure of money and resources His expenditure(s) amounted to $500.
expense /-s/ noun the spending of money etc; cost
frais
I’ve gone to a lot of expense to educate you well.
a cause of spending
cause de dépense
What an expense clothes are!
expenses /-siz/ noun plural money spent in carrying out a job etc
frais
His firm paid his travelling expenses.
expensive /-siv/ adjective costing a great deal
cher
expensive clothes .
at the expense of being paid for by; at the cost of
aux frais de; aux dépens de
He equipped the expedition at his own expense At the expense of his health he finally completed the work .
making (a person ) appear ridiculous
aux dépens de
He told a joke at his wife’s expense .
(Definition of expend from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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