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Expenses

Meanings and phrases

living expenses

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Rülf raised a great deal of money for the exiles' travel and living expenses.
  • People of different socioeconomic status can afford different living expenses.
  • He trained at night and worked as a mover during the day to pay living expenses.

travel expenses

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The prize consists of a certificate and 20,000 euros plus travel expenses.
  • Ellicott paid Banneker $60 for his participation, including travel expenses.
  • All commissioners serve without pay, but are compensated for travel expenses.

medical expenses

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It was to meet her medical expenses that he had taken up this job.
  • The Indians organization will handle all of Lara's medical expenses.
  • In the United States, an FSA debit card only allow medical expenses.

operating expenses

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Yearly operating expenses are 300.000 Euro.
  • Total operating expenses total $17 million.
  • Its $6 million annual budget is expected to increase as much as 40 percent as its operating expenses grow.

all expenses

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • At 18 he became independent, all expenses paid with their jobs as a model.
  • Although it's wrong, he earns a consolation prize: he'll be sent south for the winter, all expenses paid.
  • As a private Jewish school, tuition does not cover all expenses and fund-raising is an important activity.

other expenses

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Dues for upkeep and other expenses of the club were paid by home owners.
  • Peasants dedicated half of their household income to food, leaving little money for other expenses.
  • Children are required to attend school until age 15, but parents must pay for books and cover other expenses.

expenses incurred

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The expedition was a failure, and there was rioting in Charles Town over the expenses incurred.
  • The main issue considered by the court was the deductibility of expenses incurred by an illegal business.
  • As with income, the ITAA did not expressly prohibit deductions for expenses incurred in illegal activities.

expenses scandal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He resigned from the Fianna Fáil party on 24 August 2010 due to an expenses scandal.
  • FÁS expenses scandal The FÁS expenses scandal happened in Ireland in November/December 2008.

legal expenses

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Retrials are not common, due to the legal expenses to the government.
  • Defendants can set up an account to pay for litigation costs and legal expenses.
  • In May 2007, the School District announced that it was to be paid $450,000 as reimbursement for legal expenses.
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