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outlay

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a payment made in the course of achieving a result
  • the outlays for the couple's upcoming wedding seem to be multiplying at an incredible rate

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outlay

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of outlay (Entry 2 of 2)

to hand over or use up in payment
  • the nation had outlaid nearly 20 billion dollars on social programs at that point

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The first known use of outlay was in 1798

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“Outlay.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/outlay. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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