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How much money did you spend?
This year we will spend more money for medical care.
They spent about $600 just rebuilding the front porch.
We're spending a lot more on food than we used to.
We spent the day at the beach.
I'll need to spend an hour rehearsing with the cast.
How much time do you spend on homework?
I'm going to spend Thanksgiving with my family.
This is the American English definition of spend. View British English definition of spend.
someone who studies the stars and planets using scientific equipment including telescopes
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