spending

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spending money raised by borrowing; used by governments to stimulate their economy compensatory spending , deficit spending , pump priming
spending to impress others conspicuous consumption
cut back on spending curtail , economize , retrench
act of spending or disbursing money disbursal , disbursement , outlay , spending
income (after taxes) that is available to you for saving or spending disposable income
frugal person who limits spending and avoids waste economiser , economizer
act of spending money for goods or services expending , expenditure
excessive spending extravagance , high life , highlife , lavishness , prodigality
trait of spending extravagantly extravagance , prodigality , profligacy
excess of the federal government's spending over its revenue federal deficit
generous in giving, spending lavish , munificent
one who hoards money, spending as little as possible miser
extreme care in spending money; reluctance to spend money unnecessarily parsimoniousness , parsimony , penny-pinching , thrift
cash for day-to-day spending on incidental expenses pin money , pocket money , spending money
total of the nation's debts: debts of local and state and national governments; an indicator of how much public spending is financed by borrowing instead of taxation public debt
save by not spending scrimp
occasion of spending a night away from home or having a guest spend the night in your home (especially as a party for children) sleepover
act of reducing spending spending cut
brief period of extravagant spending spending spree
ostentatious display of wealth by spending splurge
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