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Russian translation of “expend”

expend

verb [T]
 
 
/ɪkˈspend/ formal
to use effort, time, or money to do something
расходовать, тратить
[+ doing sth] You expend far too much energy doing things for other people. Governments expend a lot of resources on war.Using and misusing
(Definition of expend from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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