Student Thesaurus

One entry found for expenditure.
Entry Word: expenditure
Function: noun
Text: 1 a payment made in the course of achieving a result <you'll have to drastically cut back on your clothing expenditures if you hope to save anything> -- see EXPENSE
2 the active use of energy in producing a result <the expenditure of the nation's military might on wars that may or may not involve the national interest> -- see EFFORT