- charges incurred during a business assignment or trip.
- money paid as reimbursement for such charges: to receive a salary and expenses.
verb (used with object), ex·pensed, ex·pens·ing.
verb (used without object), ex·pensed, ex·pens·ing.
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Idioms for expense
Origin of expense
synonym study for expense
OTHER WORDS FROM expenseex·pense·less, adjectivepre·ex·pense, noun
Example sentences from the Web for expense
As you can see, by year seven, we're expensing the same amount."Tax Breaks for Corporate Jets": The Non-Issue at the Heart of the Presidential Agenda|Megan McArdle|April 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Perhaps it was the noontime trysts he was arranging at a nearby 59th Street hotel and expensing to the network.
British Dictionary definitions for expense
Word Origin for expense
Idioms and Phrases with expense
see at the expense of; go to the trouble (expense); money (expense) is no object.