Meaning of “sundries” in the English Dictionary

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"sundries" in British English

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sundriesnoun [ plural ]

uk /ˈsʌn.driz/ us /ˈsʌn.driz/

various different small things that are considered together, usually because they are not important enough to be considered separately:

There's an item on the hotel bill for sundries.

(Definition of “sundries” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sundries" in Business English

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sundriesnoun [ plural ]

uk /ˈsʌndriz/ us ACCOUNTING

costs that are not big or important enough to list:

We have £680 a month for utility bills, council tax, food, clothing, and sundries.

(Definition of “sundries” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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