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Usage examples for budget

  1. Here's this from Uncle Zekiel, my weekly budget: 'Of course the critic is a greater man than the author. – Autobiography of Andrew Carnegie by Andrew Carnegie
  2. The subject on which he secretly doubted his colleague's judgment was one of the proposals made in the Budget of the year. – The Constitutional History of England From 1760 to 1860 by Charles Duke Yonge
  3. Raising taxes won't balance the budget; it will encourage more government spending and less private investment. – State of the Union Addresses of Ronald Reagan by Ronald Reagan
  4. The hundred thousand dollars of Scotland's annual budget did not suffice to pay its expenses, and Ireland was a constant charge upon the imperial exchequer. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  5. As for the budget, it will stand it, I assure you. – The Light of Scarthey by Egerton Castle
  6. There must be quite a budget of news. – A Country Gentleman and his Family by Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant
  7. What had begun as an attempt by Britain to balance her budget after the victorious French and Indian War ended with an independent United States. – The Road to Independence: Virginia 1763-1783 by Virginia State Dept. of Education
  8. She could not but repay it in kind, by all the news in her budget. – The Pilgrims Of The Rhine by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  9. With many declarations that love made up for all lacks and with many tiltings of Shirley's pretty chin, they had vowed to adhere rigidly to this budget. – The House of Toys by Henry Russell Miller
  10. Jacques Haret speedily made it known that he had a whole budget of Paris news, but would by no means tell one single item, until Madame Riano, driven thereto by a raging curiosity, invited him to join us at supper. – Francezka by Molly Elliot Seawell
  11. The next budget is the most interesting, because it is not an ideal one drawn up for anyone's guidance, but is taken without the alteration of one penny from the beautifully kept account book of a friend. – Home Life in Germany by Mrs. Alfred Sidgwick
  12. Its ordinary Budget, notwithstanding every description of saving that could be made from the Civil List, and in other establishments, which have been cut down as low as possible- still its ordinary Budget exceeds the Budget of the former reign- the extravagant reign of the Bourbons- to the amount of 10, 000, 000 l. – Maxims And Opinions Of Field-Marshal His Grace The Duke Of Wellington, Selected From His Writings And Speeches During A Public Life Of More Than Half A Century by Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington
  13. To those who understand the meaning of Social Reform, the necessity of the Budget is clear. – A Short History of English Liberalism by Walter Lyon Blease
  14. " Indeed," said Trevalyon, carelessly, " what a dearth of scandal there must be in Dame Rumour's budget, that she must needs revive one of a dozen years ago." – A Heart-Song of To-day by Annie Gregg Savigny
  15. Perhaps his chief motive was the hope of running away from himself, and the possibility of hearing another budget of unwelcome news concerning Rita and Williams. – A Forest Hearth: A Romance of Indiana in the Thirties by Charles Major
  16. One afternoon he came in with a fresh budget of letters. – Marjorie's Vacation by Carolyn Wells
  17. That's the current research budget for these firms- it says so right up there on the top. – The Samurai Strategy by Thomas Hoover
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