What does expenditure mean?

Definitions for expenditureɪkˈspɛn dɪ tʃər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word expenditure.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. outgo, spending, expenditure, outlay(noun)

    money paid out; an amount spent

  2. expending, expenditure(noun)

    the act of spending money for goods or services

  3. consumption, using up, expenditure(noun)

    the act of consuming something

Wiktionary

  1. expenditure(Noun)

    Act of expending or paying out.

  2. expenditure(Noun)

    An amount expended; an expense; an outlay.

    The expenditure of time, money, and political capital on this project has been excessive.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Expenditure(noun)

    the act of expending; a laying out, as of money; disbursement

  2. Expenditure(noun)

    that which is expended or paid out; expense

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'expenditure' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1870

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'expenditure' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2509

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'expenditure' in Nouns Frequency: #811

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of expenditure in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of expenditure in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Evelyn Waugh:

    I do not believe the expenditure of $2.50 for a book entitles the purchaser to the personal friendship of the author.

  2. Murray Edelman, _Politics as Symbolic Action_, p. 1:

    Political history is largely an account of mass violence and of the expenditure of vast resources to cope with mythical fears and hopes.

  3. Calvin Coolidge:

    Nothing is easier than the expenditure of public money. It doesn't appear to belong to anyone. The temptation is overwhelming to bestow it on somebody.

  4. Firdausi:

    Watch over thy expenditure, for he who through vain glory spendeth uselessly what he hath on empty follies, will receive neither return nor praise from anyone.

  5. Charles Dickens:

    Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure nineteen six, result happiness. Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure twenty pound ought and six, result misery.

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