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spend

see definition of spend
  • verbgive, pay out
  • verbuse time; occupy
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Synonyms for spend

verb give, pay out
  • allocate
  • concentrate
  • consume
  • contribute
  • donate
  • drop
  • employ
  • expend
  • give
  • invest
  • put in
  • settle
  • use
  • waste
  • absorb
  • apply
  • bestow
  • blow
  • confer
  • defray
  • deplete
  • disburse
  • dispense
  • dissipate
  • drain
  • empty
  • exhaust
  • fritter
  • lavish
  • liquidate
  • misspend
  • squander
  • ante up
  • cast away
  • come across
  • come through
  • cough up
  • evote
  • foot the bill
  • hand out
  • lay out
  • outlay
  • pay down
  • pay up
  • run through
  • shell out
  • spring for
  • throw away
  • use up

Antonyms for spend

  • build
  • hold
  • keep
  • neglect
  • save
  • shun
  • take
  • take away
  • withhold
  • fill
  • hoard
  • set aside
  • be lazy
  • earn
  • get
  • receive
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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