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Noun: expenditure  ik'spen-di-chu(r)
  1. Money paid out; an amount spent
    - outgo [archaic], spending, outlay, spend
  2. The act of spending money for goods or services
    - expending
  3. The act of consuming something
    - consumption, using up
  4. The amount or manner in which something is used or consumed
    - usage, consumption

Derived forms: expenditures

Type of: depletion, disbursal, disbursement, outlay, spending, transferred possession, transferred property

Encyclopedia: Expenditure