Translation of "spend" - English-Italian dictionary


verb uk /spend/ us /spend/ past tense and past participle spent

A2 to use money to buy or pay for something

She spends / a lot on clothes. Spende / molto sull’abbigliamento.
How much did you spend? Quanto hai speso?

A2 to use time doing something or being somewhere

passare (tempo)
He spent 18 months working on the project. Ha passato 18 mesi a lavorare al progetto.
He’s planning to spend / some time at home with his family. Ha in programma di passare / del tempo a casa con la famiglia.

(Translation of “spend” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)