Associations to the word «Spending»


SPENDING, verb. Present participle of spend
SPENDING, noun. An amount that has been, or is planned to be spent
SPENDING A PENNY, verb. Present participle of spend a penny
SPENDING MONEY, noun. A sum of cash kept in one's personal possession, for routine expenses or incidental purchases.
SPENDING SPREE, noun. A series of high-value purchases made in a short time.

Dictionary definition

SPENDING, noun. The act of spending or disbursing money.
SPENDING, noun. Money paid out; an amount spent.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats