Translation of "expense" - English-Portuguese dictionary


noun uk /ɪkˈspens/ us /ɪkˈspens/

the money that you spend on something

gasto, gastos
My biggest expense is petrol for the car.
You have to pay your own medical expenses.
expenses [ plural ]

money that you spend when you are doing your job, that your employer will pay back to you

travel expenses
They pay us two hundred euros a week, plus expenses.

(Translation of “expense” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)