\spˈɛnd], \spˈɛnd], \s_p_ˈɛ_n_d]\
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- WordNet 3.0
By Princeton University
- English Dictionary Database
By DataStellar Co., Ltd
- New Age Dictionary Database
By Oddity Software
To lay out, apply, or employ in any way; to consume by use; to use up or distribute, either in payment or in donations; to spend; as, they expend money for food or in charity; to expend time labor, and thought; to expend hay in feeding cattle, oil in a lamp, water in mechanical operations.
To weigh or lay out; to dispose of; to part with; as, to spend money for clothing.
To bestow; to employ; -- often with on or upon.
To consume; to waste; to squander; to exhaust; as, to spend an estate in gaming or other vices.
To pass, as time; to suffer to pass away; as, to spend a day idly; to spend winter abroad.
To exhaust of force or strength; to waste; to wear away; as, the violence of the waves was spent.
To expend money or any other possession; to consume, use, waste, or part with, anything; as, he who gets easily spends freely.
To waste or wear away; to be consumed; to lose force or strength; to vanish; as, energy spends in the using of it.
To be diffused; to spread.
- Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
By Noah Webster.
- The Winston Simplified Dictionary
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
- Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today.
By William R. Warner
- The american dictionary of the english language.
By Daniel Lyons
- The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language
By James Champlin Fernald
- The Clarendon dictionary
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
- Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
- Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
- American pocket medical dictionary
By Willam Alexander Newman Dorland
To ejaculate semen in coitus.