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Main Entry: 1bud·get
Pronunciation: primarystressbschwaj-schwat
Function: noun
Etymology: Middle English bowgette "small leather pouch," derived from early French bouge "leather bag," from Latin bulga "leather bag" --related to BULGE
1 : 2SUPPLY 1a, quantity
2 a : a statement of estimated income and expenses b : a plan for using money c : the amount of money available for some purpose
- bud·get·ary /primarystressbschwaj-schwa-secondarystresster-emacron/ adjective

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