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expend

verb /ikˈspend/
to use or spend (supplies etc)
gastar, emplear
All the funds have been expended.
expenditure /-tʃə/ noun the act of spending
gasto
the expenditure of money and resources His expenditure(s) amounted to $500.
expense /-s/ noun the spending of money etc; cost
gasto
I’ve gone to a lot of expense to educate you well.
a cause of spending
motivo de gasto
What an expense clothes are!
expenses /-siz/ noun plural money spent in carrying out a job etc
gastos
His firm paid his travel expenses.
expensive /-siv/ adjective costing a great deal
caro
expensive clothes.
at the expense of being paid for by; at the cost of
a costa de
He equipped the expedition at his own expense At the expense of his health he finally completed the work.
making (a person) appear ridiculous
a costa de
He told a joke at his wife’s expense.
Translations of “expend”
in Vietnamese tiêu dùng…
in Thai จ่าย…
in Malaysian menggunakan…
in French dépenser…
in German ausgeben…
in Chinese (Traditional) 花費,消費,耗費(尤指時間、精力或錢)…
in Indonesian menggunakan…
in Russian расходовать, тратить…
in Turkish harcamak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 花费,消费,耗费(尤指时间、精力或钱)…
in Polish zużywać, wydatkować…
(Definition of expend from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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