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    Spend - (v. t.) To weigh or lay out; to dispose of; to part with; as, to spend money for clothing.
    Spend - (v. t.) To bestow; to employ; -- often with on or upon.
    Spend - (v. t.) To consume; to waste; to squander; to exhaust; as, to spend an estate in gaming or other vices.
    Spend - (v. t.) To pass, as time; to suffer to pass away; as, to spend a day idly; to spend winter abroad.
    Spend - (v. t.) To exhaust of force or strength; to waste; to wear away; as, the violence of the waves was spent.
    Spend - (v. i.) To expend money or any other possession; to consume, use, waste, or part with, anything; as, he who gets easily spends freely.
    Spend - (v. i.) To waste or wear away; to be consumed; to lose force or strength; to vanish; as, energy spends in the using of it.
    Spend - (v. i.) To be diffused; to spread.
    Spend - (v. i.) To break ground; to continue working.
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    Despend - (v. t.) To spend; to squander. See Dispend.
    Dispend - (v. t.) To spend; to lay out; to expend.
    Dispender - (n.) One who dispends or expends; a steward.
    Mispend - (v. t.) See Misspell, Misspend, etc.
    Misspending - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Misspend
    Misspend - (v. t.) To spend amiss or for wrong purposes; to aquander; to waste; as, to misspend time or money.
    Misspender - (n.) One who misspends.
    Outspend - (n.) Outlay; expenditure.
    Self-suspended - (a.) Suspended by one's self or by itself; balanced.
    Spending - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Spend
    Spender - (n.) One who spends; esp., one who spends lavishly; a prodigal; a spendthrift.
    Spending - (n.) The act of expending; expenditure.
    Spendthrift - (n.) One who spends money profusely or improvidently; a prodigal; one who lavishes or wastes his estate. Also used figuratively.
    Spendthrift - (a.) Prodigal; extravagant; wasteful.
    Spendthrifty - (a.) Spendthrift; prodigal.
    Suspended - (imp. & p. p.) of Suspend
    Suspending - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Suspend
    Suspend - (n.) To attach to something above; to hang; as, to suspend a ball by a thread; to suspend a needle by a loadstone.
    Suspend - (n.) To make to depend; as, God hath suspended the promise of eternal life on the condition of obedience and holiness of life.
    Suspend - (n.) To cause to cease for a time; to hinder from proceeding; to interrupt; to delay; to stay.
    Suspend - (n.) To hold in an undetermined or undecided state; as, to suspend one's judgment or opinion.
    Suspend - (n.) To debar, or cause to withdraw temporarily, from any privilege, from the execution of an office, from the enjoyment of income, etc.; as, to suspend a student from college; to suspend a member of a club.
    Suspend - (n.) To cause to cease for a time from operation or effect; as, to suspend the habeas corpus act; to suspend the rules of a legislative body.
    Suspend - (n.) To support in a liquid, as an insoluble powder, by stirring, to facilitate chemical action.
    Suspend - (v. i.) To cease from operation or activity; esp., to stop payment, or be unable to meet obligations or engagements (said of a commercial firm or a bank).
    Suspender - (n.) One who, or that which, suspends; esp., one of a pair of straps or braces worn over the shoulders, for holding up the trousers.
    Underspend - (v. t.) To spend less than.
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    Oxford: Definition:
    Spend - v. (past and past part. Spent) 1 pay out (money). 2 a use or consume (time or energy). B use up (material etc.). 3 (as spent adj.) Having lost its original force or strength; exhausted. spend a penny colloq. Go to the lavatory. spender n. [latin: related to *expend]
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    Misspend - v. (past and past part. -spent) (esp. As misspent adj.) Spend amiss or wastefully.
    Overspend - v. (past and past part. -spent) spend too much or beyond one's means.
    Spendthrift - n. Extravagant person. adj. Extravagant.
    Suspend - v. 1 hang up. 2 keep inoperative or undecided for a time. 3 debar temporarily from a function, office, etc. 4 (as suspended adj.) (of particles or a body in a fluid) floating between the top and bottom. [latin suspendo -pens-]
    Suspended animation - n. Temporary deathlike condition.
    Suspended sentence - n. Judicial sentence left unenforced subject to good behaviour during a specified period.
    Suspender - n. 1 attachment to hold up a stocking or sock by its top. 2 (in pl.) Us braces.
    Suspender belt - n. Woman's undergarment with suspenders.
    Underspend - v. (past and past part. -spent) (usu. Absol.) Spend less than (the expected amount), or too little.

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