Definition of Spend:

  1. To use a resource, such as time. He will spend the next week trying to find a new job..

  2. Pay out (money) in buying or hiring goods or services.

  3. An amount of money paid for a particular purpose or over a particular period of time.

  4. To pay money, usually in exchange for goods or services. See also consumer spending.

Synonyms of Spend

Ablate, Absorb, Allot, Assign, Assimilate, Attend to business, Be exposed to, Be subjected to, Bestow, Bleed white, Blow, Budget, Burn up, Busy, Consecrate to, Consume, Contribute, Cost, Cost out, Dedicate to, Deplete, Devote, Digest, Disburse, Dish out, Dissipate, Drain, Drain of resources, Drop, Eat, Eat up, Employ, Encounter, Endure, Engage, Erode, Exhaust, Expend, Experience, Feel, Finish, Finish off, Fork out, Fritter away, Give, Give over to, Give to, Go, Go through, Gobble, Gobble up, Hand out, Have, Impoverish, Incur costs, Ingest, Invest, Know, Labor under, Lavish, Lay out, Lose, Meet, Meet up with, Meet with, Mind the store, Occupy, Open the purse, Outlay, Pass, Pass the time, Pass through, Pay, Pay out, Prodigal, Profligate, Put in, Put out, Run, Run through, Run up against, Schedule, Shell out, Sink money in, Spend the time, Spender, Spill, Splurge, Squander, Squanderer, Stand under, Suck dry, Suffer, Sustain, Swallow, Swallow up, Taste, Throw away, Throw money around, Undergo, Use up, Waste, Waste away, Waster, Wastethrift, Wastrel, Wear away, While, While away, Wile

How to use Spend in a sentence?

  1. The firm has spent $100,000 on hardware and software.

Meaning of Spend & Spend Definition