Expend



[ik-spend] /ɪkˈspɛnd/

verb (used with object)
1.
to use up:
She expended energy, time, and care on her work.
2.
to pay out; disburse; spend.
/ɪkˈspɛnd/
verb (transitive)
1.
to spend; disburse
2.
to consume or use up
v.

early 15c., from Latin expendere “pay out, weigh out money,” from ex- “out” (see ex-) + pendere “to pay, weigh” (see pendant). Related: Expended; expending.

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