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spendable

[ spen-duh-buhl ]
/ ˈspɛn də bəl /
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adjective
available for spending.
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Origin of spendable

First recorded in 1490–1500; spend + -able

OTHER WORDS FROM spendable

un·spend·a·ble, adjective
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How to use spendable in a sentence

  • The rewards of the literary world—that is, the tangible, potable, spendable rewards—go mostly to the cheapjack and the mountebank.

    Pipefuls|Christopher Morley
  • All this capital which is employed and consumed in production, is the net spendable income of the producing nation.

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