from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The act or process of expending; outlay.
- n. An amount expended.
- n. An expense.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Act of expending or paying out.
- n. Amount expended; expense; outlay.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The act of expending; a laying out, as of money; disbursement.
- n. That which is expended or paid out; expense.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of expending; a laying out, using up, or consuming; disbursement; outlay, as of money, materials, labor, time, etc.; used absolutely, outlay of money or pecuniary means.
- n. That which is expended; expense.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the act of consuming something
- n. the act of spending money for goods or services
- n. money paid out; an amount spent
Is there not a money shortage, 20% cut back in expenditure is required The Mercs and rollers are to stay, so back to shanks ponies boys.
But the article suggests that the most worthwhile expenditure is on education, and books at all levels, whether text books or guides or even mind-expanding fiction, are an education waiting to happen.
For once I basically agree, so long as expenditure is progressive.
The proscription for economic stimilus under the current economic situation becomes emplacement of a two (2%) percent tariff, reemplacement of Corporate and Business taxes, and sharp reduction of Government expenditure (I live for the day when this expenditure is less than 14.3% of GDP).
The clinical expression of this reduction in energy expenditure is of course the infamous weight-loss plateau, which ultimately limits the magnitude of virtually every weight-loss attempt.
It shall be accompanied by a brief statement as to why this expenditure is necessary or, in the case of employment contracts, a copy of the job description for the post.
As you go up the income distribution scale, what people spend their money on changes: there is a relative decrease in expenditure on consumer goods and an increase on housing and financial assets.
Logica is also slashing 1,300 jobs after saying that clients across Europe are delaying short-term expenditure.
The financial penalty for not making this expenditure is collectible by the IRS with the individual's tax return.
Though celebs, would-be stars and other "one-natured" folks know that reducing caloric intake while increasing energy expenditure is the only way to lose weight, we all still hold out hope that some magic formula will deliver a dream body overnight.