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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR EXPENDING

All this used up time; and the expending of time was what he most desired.

Again and again the animal darted at the canoe, expending his rage upon it.

It was only a portion of this wealth that they were expending in the manufacture of armament.

We shrink before the thought of expending for scientific investigation sums comparable with those used for military purposes.

But $2 was all I felt justified in expending, with fiction at its present rates.

The master-makers have long been expending their share of the power.

No, it is the amassing of wealth, and the expending of it, that is all sufficient.

Though a youth then, I took him to task for expending so much enthusiasm on such a subject instead of things of the Gospel.

We see the possibility of expending one horse power of energy upon air and getting almost exactly one horse power in return.

And every house front was like a Russian stove, expending the heat it had sucked from the all-day sun.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.