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Definitions of spend:

part of speech: present participle


part of speech: verb

To lay out; to dispose of; to consume; to waste; to squander; to exhaust; to fatigue; to pass, as time; to exert or exhaust, as force or strength; to be lost or wasted; to be consumed.

part of speech: verb transitive

To expend or weigh out: to give for any purpose: to consume: to waste: to pass, as time.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To make expense: to be dissipated:- pr. p. spending; pa. t. and pa. p. spent.

part of speech: verb transitive

To lay out, as money; expend; squander; to exhaust by using; as, his violence spent itself; consume.

part of speech: noun


part of speech: verb intransitive

To incur expense; to waste away.

part of speech: past tense, past participle


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