Translation of "spend" - English-Portuguese dictionary

spend

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

passar
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)