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
The act of paying money for a just and fair purchase.
The business expenditure is recorded monthly to ensure all costs are recorded efficiently and accurately.Submitted by MaryC on April 23, 2020
The act of paying money or currency for employee salaries, wages, commodities, goods, products or services.
The business expenditure was easy and simple to record.Submitted by MaryC on March 4, 2020
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Rank popularity for the word 'expenditure' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1870
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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
Examples of expenditure in a Sentence
The budget should focus on trimming of unproductive schemes, paring of subsidy expenditure would help free up resources to boost infrastructure spending.
It reflects companies' increased uncertainty about the impact of slower global growth and stronger dollar on their demand outlook, leaving many to approach capital expenditure plans with increased caution.
Activity monitors are going to be wrong at predicting energy expenditure because they aren't incorporating this adaptation.
There is a total emphasis on sterilization in India. Eighty-five percent of the expenditure for family planning is on incentives for sterilization, 13.5 percent is on equipment and salaries, and just 1.5 percent is on other forms of contraception.
We believe it's in the very best interests of the concession holders to demonstrate to the government the significant investment they are making to help diversify the economy towards other forms of entertainment such as theatre and cultural activities, these investments should translate into approval for around 400 gaming tables...reasonable considering the capital expenditure investment of between $2.5-4 billion being made by each of the operators.
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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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