[ik-spen-di-cher] /ɪkˈspɛn dɪ tʃər/
the act of something, especially funds; disbursement; consumption.
something that is ; :
Unnecessary expenditures include those for luxury items.
something expended, such as time or money
the act of expending
1769, from Medieval Latin expenditus, irregular past participle of expendere (see expend) + -ure. Related: Expenditures.
[ik-spleyn] /ɪkˈspleɪn/ verb (used with object) 1. to make plain or clear; render understandable or intelligible: to explain an obscure point. Synonyms: explicate. Antonyms: confuse. 2. to make known in detail: to explain how to do something. 3. to assign a meaning to; interpret: How can you explain such a silly remark? 4. to make […]
[ek-spluh-ney-shuh n] /ˌɛk spləˈneɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act or process of . 2. something that ; a statement made to clarify something and make it understandable; exposition: an explanation of a poem. 3. a meaning or interpretation: to find an explanation for a mystery. 4. a mutual declaration of the meaning of words spoken, […]
[ek-sploi-tey-shuh n] /ˌɛk splɔɪˈteɪ ʃən/ noun 1. use or utilization, especially for profit: the exploitation of newly discovered oil fields. 2. selfish utilization: He got ahead through the exploitation of his friends. 3. the combined, often varied, use of public-relations and advertising techniques to promote a person, movie, product, etc. n. 1803, “productive working” of […]
[oh-ver-ik-spohz] /ˌoʊ vər ɪkˈspoʊz/ verb (used with object), overexposed, overexposing. 1. to too much, as to the sun, cold, or light rays (often used reflexively): Be careful of overexposing yourself to the sun. 2. Photography. to (a film or the like) to too much light. /ˌəʊvərɪksˈpəʊz/ verb (transitive) 1. to expose too much or for […]