Definition of expense account in English:

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expense account

noun

An arrangement under which sums of money spent in the course of business by an employee are later reimbursed by their employer.
Example sentences
  • It's generally not worth it unless you are a time-pressed business traveler on an expense account.
  • The publisher had a huge expense account, especially for business trips.
  • Indeed, many of our survey respondents indicated they like getting something for nothing, even if they are traveling on an expense account.

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Syllabification: ex·pense ac·count

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