Complete Definition of "spend"

English

Pronunciation
SAMPA|/spEnd/
IPA|/spεnd/
audio|en-us-spend.ogg|Audio (US)
:Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-ɛnd|-ɛnd

Verb
en-verb|spends|spending|spent

  1. to consume, to use, to exhaust

Translations

Arabic: ARchar|صرف unicode|(ʂárafa)
Chinese: 花 (huā)
Dutch: uitgeven, doorbrengen
Finnish: kuluttaa, käyttää
French: passer italbrac|time, dépenser italbrac|money, etc.
German: ausgeben
Hungarian: költeni, kiadni
Indonesian: habis|menghabiskan, belanja|membelanjakan, butuh|membutuhkan
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Italian: spendere
Japanese: 使う (tsukau), かかる (kakaru), 要する (ようする, yō-suru), 消費する (しょうひする, shōhi-suru)
Korean: 소비하다 (sobihada)
Portuguese: gastar
Romanian: petrece italbrac|time, cheltui italbrac|money, etc.
Russian: тратить (trátit’)
Spanish: gastar
Swedish: ge ut

Noun
en-noun

  1. amount spent (during a period)

#:I’m sorry boss, but the advertising spend exceeded the budget again this month.

  1. (in the plural) a childish term for money or pocket money

#:Mam, can I have my spends early this week?

  1. Discharged semen.

Derived terms
spendthrift

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