Definition of SPEND

to hand over or use up in payment <I always end up spending too much money at the mall>
Synonyms disburse, drop, expend, fork (over, out, or up), give, lay out, outlay, pay, shell out
to make complete use of <the town has already spent its budget for snow removal, and it's only January>
Antonyms renew, replace
to use up carelessly <spent all his energy on impractical schemes>
Antonyms conserve

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