Definition of Expend in English :

Define Expend in English

Expend meaning in English

Meaning of Expend in English

Pronunciation of Expend in English

Expend pronunciation in English

Pronounce Expend in English

Expend

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Verb

1. expend, use

use up, consume fully

Example Sentences:
'The legislature expended its time on school questions'

2. drop, expend, spend

pay out

Example Sentences:
'spend money'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Expend

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verb (transitive)
1. 
to spend; disburse
2. 
to consume or use up

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Expend

see synonyms of expend
verb transitive
1. 
to spend
2. 
to consume by using; use up

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Expend

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tr.v. ex·pend·ed, ex·pend·ing, ex·pends
1. To lay out; spend: expending tax revenues on education. See Synonyms at spend.
2. To use up; consume: "Every effort seemed to expend her spirit's force" (George Meredith).

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