within budget

idiom

: not spending more money than had been planned for
We're still within budget.

Examples of within budget in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Become the conduit that enforces positive alternatives that are within budget. Eugenia Last, The Mercury News, 29 May 2024 Be open to suggestions, but apply only what’s applicable and within budget. Eugenia Last, The Mercury News, 27 May 2024 The secret here is spending very little to only look expensive but stay within budget. Kristine Solomon, Travel + Leisure, 25 May 2024 The tunnel was completed on time and within budget. Letters To The Editor, The Mercury News, 16 Apr. 2024 Last summer, a Chinese contractor failed to keep a major highway project in Poland within budget and had to abandon it just before Poland hosted the Euro 2012 soccer tournament. José W. Fernández, Foreign Affairs, 1 Nov. 2013 Project Managers Project Managers plan, execute, and oversee projects from initiation to completion, ensuring they are delivered on time, within budget, and according to specifications. Ebony Flake, Essence, 24 Mar. 2024 Keep your life and plans simple, doable and within budget. Eugenia Last, The Mercury News, 21 Feb. 2024 One mission fell through after the company, Masten Space Systems, struggled to stay within budget for the project, ultimately folding and declaring bankruptcy. Robert Hart, Forbes, 14 Feb. 2024

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“Within budget.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/within%20budget. Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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