verb (used with object) Obsolete.
Origin of dispend
Examples from the Web for dispend
Well, there was such a doctor who may dispend a hundred pounds.History of the Reformation in the Sixteenth Century, Volume V|J. H. Merle d'Aubigné
Hempstead, Essex, for discharging the Tax of the poor who may not have to dispend yearly above 40s.Parish Priests and Their People in the Middle Ages in England|Edward L. Cutts
Morouer that none should weare any rich clothes or furres, except they might dispend an hundred pounds by yeare.
And he that might dispend fiue and twentie pounds, should furnish himselfe or find a man at armes.
And he that might dispend fiftie pounds, should furnish two men at arms.