Definition of Expenditure:

  1. The action of spending funds.

  2. Payment of cash or cash-equivalent for goods or services, or a charge against available funds in settlement of an obligation as evidenced by an invoice, receipt, voucher, or other such document. See also revenue expenditure, capital expenditure.

Synonyms of Expenditure

Ablation, Absorption, Accounts, Accounts payable, Accounts receivable, Amount, Assets, Assimilation, Attrition, Budget, Budgeting, Burning up, Charge, Consumption, Cost, Costing-out, Damage, Decrease, Decrement, Depletion, Depreciation, Digestion, Disbursement, Dissipation, Drain, Eating up, Erosion, Evaporation, Exhaustion, Expending, Expenditures, Expense, Fee, Figure, Finishing, Impoverishment, Ingestion, Leakage, Liabilities, Outgoings, Outlay, Outstanding accounts, Payment, Price, Price tag, Rate, Receipts, Score, Shrinkage, Spending, Squandering, Tab, Unpaid accounts, Using, Using up, Wastage, Waste, Wastefulness, Wasting away, Wearing, Wearing away, Wearing down, Spending, Paying out, Outlay, Disbursement, Doling out

How to use Expenditure in a sentence?

  1. The cafe owner decided to consult with her employees about how she could reduce wasteful expenditure s in supply ordering and utilities.
  2. The expenditure of taxpayers money.
  3. For our group to survive the coming days alive we would have to be sure that the expenditure of our supplies were carefully monitored.
  4. The new machine was a large expenditure whose cost had be justified by an even larger increase in productivity and sales.

Meaning of Expenditure & Expenditure Definition