What does Disbursement mean?

Definitions for Disbursementdɪsˈbɜrs mənt

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. expense, disbursal, disbursement(noun)

    amounts paid for goods and services that may be currently tax deductible (as opposed to capital expenditures)

  2. spending, disbursement, disbursal, outlay(noun)

    the act of spending or disbursing money


  1. disbursement(Noun)

    The act, instance, or process of disbursing.

  2. disbursement(Noun)

    Money paid out or spent.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Disbursement(noun)

    the act of disbursing or paying out

  2. Disbursement(noun)

    that which is disbursed or paid out; as, the annual disbursements exceed the income

  3. Origin: [Cf. F. dboursement.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Disbursement in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Disbursement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jeroen Dijsselbloem:

    A comprehensive and detailed list of reforms is needed, a comprehensive deal is necessary before any disbursement can take place ... We are all aware that time is running out.

  2. Charles Amo-Yartey:

    In Guinea and Sierra Leone, existing Fund financial programs are being augmented to provide more resources to these countries. In Liberia, a one-off disbursement under the Fund's Rapid Credit Facility is being considered.

  3. James Monroe:

    The Executive is charged officially in the Departments under it with the disbursement of the public money, and is responsible for the faithful application of it to the purposes for which it is raised. The Legislature is the watchful guardian over the public purse. It is its duty to see that the disbursement has been honestly made.

  4. Tathagata Satpathy:

    It has been showcased as a tool exclusively meant for disbursement of subsidies and we do not realize that it can also be used for mass surveillance, can the government ... assure us that this Aadhaar card and the data that will be collected under it – biometric, biological, iris scan, finger print, everything put together – will not be misused as has been done by the NSA in the U.S.?

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