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Translation of "expend" - English-French dictionary

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.
Translations of “expend”
in Vietnamese tiêu dùng…
in Spanish gastar, emplear…
in Thai จ่าย…
in Malaysian menggunakan…
in German ausgeben…
in Chinese (Traditional) 花費,消費,耗費(尤指時間、精力或錢)…
in Indonesian menggunakan…
in Russian расходовать, тратить…
in Turkish harcamak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 花费,消费,耗费(尤指时间、精力或钱)…
in Polish zużywać, wydatkować…
(Definition of expend from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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