About half of our expenditure has gone to standing up the Afghan National Security Forces.
Every item of expenditure at her wedding will be subjected to intense media scrutiny, especially at this time of austerity.
Some were the worse for rum—the largest single item of expenditure borne by the British Army during the war.
Its institutions manage the daily lives of Palestinians, sparing Israel the hassle and the expenditure.
No geographical fiction ever caused such an expenditure of blood and treasure as this.
The soil is hard, and the crop after the expenditure of much toil is often very scanty.
What an amount of good accomplished by the yearly expenditure of one hundred and fifty thousand dollars!
On the Dana plateau, for example, by the expenditure of 32 hours of labour 48 cwt.
There is need of better standards of taste and judgment in expenditure, but not of sumptuary laws.
We have not detected any considerable increase of our annual expenditure in consequence.