Expenditure

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Expenditure->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ expenditure
expenditure
money going out
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ out goings
out goings
out lay
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ expenses
expenses
disbursement
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ prime cost
prime cost
&c.(price) 812
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ circulation
circulation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ run upon a bank
run upon a bank
=>(Money paid)
GRP: \\ N \\ Money paid
Sgm: \\ N \\ Money paid \\ payment
payment
&c. 807
Sgm: \\ N \\ Money paid \\ pay
pay
&c.(remuneration) 973
Sgm: \\ N \\ Money paid \\ bribe
bribe
&c. 973
Sgm: \\ N \\ Money paid \\ fee
fee
footing
garnish
Sgm: \\ N \\ Money paid \\ subsidy
subsidy
Sgm: \\ N \\ Money paid \\ tribute
tribute
Sgm: \\ N \\ Money paid \\ contingent
contingent
quota
Sgm: \\ N \\ Money paid \\ donation
donation
&c. 784
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ pay in advance
pay in advance
earnest
handsel
deposit
installment
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ investment
investment
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ purchase
purchase
&c. 795
PARAG:Expenditure->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ expend
expend
spend
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ run through
run through
get through
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ pay
pay
disburse
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ ante
ante
ante up
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ pony up
pony up
???>*
=>(U.S.)
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ open the purse strings
open the purse strings
loose the purse strings
untie the purse strings
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ lay out
lay out
shell out
???>*
fork out
???>*
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ bleed
bleed
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ make up a sum
make up a sum
invest
sink money
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ fee
fee
&c.(reward) 973
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ pay one's way
pay one's way
&c.(pay) 807
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ subscribe
subscribe
&c.(give) 784
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ subsidize
subsidize
PARAG:Expenditure->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ expending
expending
expended
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ sumptuary
sumptuary

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • expenditure — ex‧pen‧di‧ture [ɪkˈspendɪtʆə ǁ ər] noun [countable, uncountable] the total amount of money that a government, organization, or person spends during a particular period of time: • An advertiser rarely knows what its return on investment in… …   Financial and business terms

  • expenditure — ex·pen·di·ture /ik spen di chər, ˌchu̇r/ n 1: the act or process of paying out 2: something paid out see also capital expenditure Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • Expenditure — Ex*pend iture, n. 1. The act of expending; a laying out, as of money; disbursement. [1913 Webster] Our expenditure purchased commerce and conquest. Burke. [1913 Webster] 2. That which is expended or paid out; expense. [1913 Webster] The receipts… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • expenditure — 1769, from M.L. expenditus, irregular pp. of expendere (see EXPEND (Cf. expend)) + URE (Cf. ure). Related: Expenditures …   Etymology dictionary

  • expenditure — [n] payment amount, application, bottom line*, cash on barrelhead*, charge, come to*, consumption, cost, disbursement, dissipation, expense, figure, investment, kickback*, outgo, outlay, output, payoff, price, rate, setback*, spending, splurge,… …   New thesaurus

  • expenditure — ► NOUN 1) the action of spending funds. 2) the amount of money spent …   English terms dictionary

  • expenditure — [ek spen′di chər, ikspen′də chər] n. [< ML expenditus, irreg. pp. for L expendere + URE] 1. the act of expending; a spending or using up of money, time, etc. 2. the amount of money, time, etc. expended; expense …   English World dictionary

  • expenditure — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ considerable, great, heavy, high, huge, large, major, massive, significant ▪ The group is calling for higher …   Collocations dictionary

  • expenditure */*/ — UK [ɪkˈspendɪtʃə(r)] / US [ɪkˈspendɪtʃər] noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms expenditure : singular expenditure plural expenditures formal 1) money spent by a government, organization, or person Expenditure should ideally not exceed income.… …   English dictionary

  • expenditure — ex|pen|di|ture W2 [ıkˈspendıtʃə US ər] n 1.) [U and C] the total amount of money that a government, organization, or person spends during a particular period of time →↑income expenditure on ▪ expenditure on research and development ▪ huge cuts in …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • expenditure — ex|pen|di|ture [ ık spendıtʃər ] noun FORMAL ** 1. ) count or uncount money spent by a government, organization, or person: SPENDING: Expenditure should ideally not exceed income. government/public expenditure capital expenditure expenditure on:… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English


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