outgo, spending, expenditure, outlay(noun)
money paid out; an amount spent
the act of spending money for goods or services
consumption, using up, expenditure(noun)
the act of consuming something
Act of expending or paying out.
An amount expended; an expense; an outlay.
The expenditure of time, money, and political capital on this project has been excessive.
the act of expending; a laying out, as of money; disbursement
that which is expended or paid out; expense
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'expenditure' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1870
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'expenditure' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2509
Rank popularity for the word 'expenditure' in Nouns Frequency: #811
The numerical value of expenditure in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of expenditure in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I do not believe the expenditure of $2.50 for a book entitles the purchaser to the personal friendship of the author.
Political history is largely an account of mass violence and of the expenditure of vast resources to cope with mythical fears and hopes.
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.
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.
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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Translations for expenditure
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- despesaCatalan, Valencian
- Aufwand, Ausgabe, Aufwendung, UnkostenGerman
- έξοδα, εκταμίευση, δαπάνηGreek
- menoerä, menotFinnish
- spendere, spesaItalian
- 出費, 費用, 支出Japanese
- despesa, gastoPortuguese
- расходование, издержка, расход, затратаRussian
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