outlay definition

  • noun:
    • The investing or disbursement of cash: the regular outlay on food.
    • A Sum invested; a spending: "huge brand-new outlays for the armed forces” ( New York Instances).
    • A laying completely or expending; what is laid out or expended.
    • The spending of money, or an expenditure.
    • A remote haunt or habitation.
    • A laying down or expending.
    • That which is expended; expenditure.
    • An outlying haunt.
    • A laying down or expending; what is presented or expended; expenditure: since, that mansion was built at a good outlay.
    • A remote haunt.
    • cash given out; a quantity spent
    • the work of investing or disbursing cash
  • verb-transitive:
    • To spend or disburse (money).
    • To set down; to disseminate; to display.
  • verb:
    • To set or spread-out; expose; show.
    • to blow, or distribute cash.
  • others:
    • To put or spread out; expose; screen.

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