Synonyms of expend in English:

expend

verb

  • 1 they had already expended $75,000
    spend, pay out, disburse, dole out, get through, waste, fritter (away), dissipate
    informal fork out, dish out, shell out, lay out, cough up, blow, splurge, ante up
    [Antonyms] save conserve
  • 2 children expend a lot of energy
    use up, use, utilize, consume, eat up, deplete, get through, burn through
    [Antonyms] conserve
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    Word of the day hypnopompic
    Pronunciation: ˌhɪpnə(ʊ)ˈpɒmpɪk
    adjective
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