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out·lay

outlay

 
pronunciation:
aUt leI
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition: the spending of money, or an amount spent.
synonyms:
cost, disbursement, expenditure, expense, fee, payment, remuneration
similar words:
charge, compensation, price, recompense
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: outlays, outlaying, outlaid
definition: to spend or pay out (money).
synonyms:
disburse, expend, spend
similar words:
blow, fork out, pay, remunerate