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Definition of "expenses" []

  • Incidental money spent in the performance of a job, commission, etc, usually reimbursed by an employer or allowable against tax
  • Plural form of expense. (noun)

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  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of expense. (verb)

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Use "expenses" in a sentence
  • "Church, liberal as its contributions were, to maintain its pastors and meet its other expenses (he does not say what the _other expenses_ were) entirely."
  • "This assertion disguises the important fact, that _public expenses always_ supersede _private expenses_, and that therefore we bring a livelihood to one workman instead of another, but add nothing to the share of the working class as a whole."
  • "Only that chiselling on your expenses is acceptable."