spending
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spending(
spehn
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dihng
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (finance)
a. los gastos
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The government has pledged to reduce spending on welfare.El gobierno se comprometió a reducir los gastos de asistencia social.
b. el gasto
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
We want to keep current spending at the same level for this quarter.Queremos mantener el gasto corriente este trimestre.
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spending
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el gasto
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
consumer spendinggasto or consumo privado
public spendinggasto público
spending moneydinero para gastos
spending powerpoder adquisitivo
to go on a spending spreesalir a gastar a lo loco
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spending [ˈspendɪŋ]
noun
gastos (m)
to keep one's spending down mantener los gastos bajos
plan your spending carefully he tried to maintain his image through compulsive spending
the latest figures for consumer spending las últimas cifras correspondientes a los gastos del consumidor; to reduce government or public spending reducir el gasto público; military/defence spending gastos (m) militares/de defensa
defence spending accounts for 10% of government expenditure
they pledged to increase spending on education prometieron incrementar el presupuesto de educación
modifier
spending cuts (n) recortes (m) presupuestarios
spending limit (n) límite (m) de gastos
spending money (n) (for holiday) dinero (m) para gastar; (allowance) dinero (m) para gastos (personales)
I won a trip to Paris with £500 spending money her parents have said they will cut her spending money if she doesn't stop smoking If she needed spending money,he just handed it over, no questions asked most women employed in these jobs are housewives looking for extra spending money Winners will spend a week at one of PGL's multi-activity centres and be given Pounds 100 spending money
spending power (n) poder (m) de compra; poder (m) adquisitivo
spending spree (n) derroche (m) de dinero
the Christmas spending spree is starting the obvious spending spree that heralds the birth of a first child
we went on a spending spree salimos a gastar dinero
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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