Translation of "spend" - English-Portuguese dictionary


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

A2 to use money to buy or pay for something

gastar, despender
She spends a lot on clothes.
How much did you spend?

A2 to use time doing something or being somewhere

He spent 18 months working on the project.
He’s planning to spend some time at home with his family.

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