French translation of “expend”
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expend verb /ikˈspend/
› to use or spend (supplies etc).
expenditure /-tʃə/ noun › the act of spending
the expenditure of money and resources His expenditure(s) amounted to $500. expense /-s/ noun › the spending of money etc; cost
I’ve gone to a lot of expense to educate you well. › a cause of spending
What an expense clothes are! expenses /-siz/ noun plural › money spent in carrying out a job etc
His firm paid his travelling expenses. expensive /-siv/ adjective › costing a great deal
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.