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spends

verb
present tense third-person singular of spend

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1 to hand over or use up in payment
  • I always end up spending too much money at the mall

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3 to use up carelessly
  • spent all his energy on impractical schemes

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spending moneys

spends

spendthrift

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“Spends.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/spends. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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