I spent part of the weekend looking over some polling on this.
The Republicans have spent the years since the passage of the Affordable Care Act insisting that it's a deficit-buster.
He had spent several years as a gravedigger and gardener at a cemetery in Germany before returning to Puglia.
I spent a year with Branagh on Ivanov and Wallander and Thor, and then Joss wrote me a fantastic part in Avengers.
He spent a year building a mini luge track with his father in their backyard in Connecticut.
And yet this first night spent at the pole of the world was pleasant and quiet.
The last visit was always at the dam itself, where Jim spent most of the day.
We spent a terrible night, expecting every moment to be his last.
She was better pleased than if his evening was to be spent anywhere else.
His last years were spent in Dayton, his old home, with his mother.
"to pay out or away" (money or wealth), Old English -spendan (in forspendan "use up"), from Latin expendere "to weigh out money, pay down" (see expend). A general Germanic borrowing (cf. Old High German spendon, German and Middle Dutch spenden, Old Norse spenna). In reference to labor, thoughts, time, etc., attested from c.1300.