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See definition of budget deficit on Dictionary.com
  • as indeficit spending
  • as innational debt

synonyms for budget deficit

  • compensatory spending
  • debt
  • debt explosion
  • deficit financing
  • in the red
  • megadebt
  • negative cash flow
  • no assets
  • overspending
  • paying out in excess of income
  • pump priming
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How to use budget deficit in a sentence

Regular taxation, monopolies, mortgages, and loans barely sufficed to provide for the budget.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Any delay in covering such deficit shall be subject to such charge as the Federal Reserve Board may impose.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
"Working men have been hit very hard by the tyrannical Budget," announces a morning paper.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 158, APRIL 28, 1920VARIOUS
Several uneducated business men are said to have written to the Dean asking the Latin for what they think of the new Budget.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 158, APRIL 28, 1920VARIOUS
Having had time to consider the Budget proposals in detail Mr. Asquith was less complimentary and more critical.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 158, APRIL 28, 1920VARIOUS
The purchaser bought supposing that there was no such deficit, but perhaps a small one, what would a court do?
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
But we can hire the old hall, and all the men will be glad to subscribe—a few of us can make up the deficit.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
In the passage outside the drawing-room was Hedges, evidently waiting for his master, and with a budget to unfold.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
Virginia was one of the three states which was successful in maintaining a balanced budget in the depression years of the 1930's.
HALLOWED HERITAGE: THE LIFE OF VIRGINIADOROTHY M. TORPEY
And now, Mr. Gryce, since my budget is quite empty and the hour late, I will take my leave.
THE CIRCULAR STUDYANNA KATHARINE GREEN
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BUDGET DEFICIT

  • budget deficit
  • compensatory spending
  • debt
  • debt explosion
  • deficit financing
  • in the red
  • megadebt
  • negative cash flow
  • no assets
  • overspending
  • paying out in excess of income
  • pump priming
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.