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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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