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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of spending or disbursing money; Money paid out.

Usage examples (27)
  • The initial outlay is steep, but it saves a lot of money in the longer-term.
  • An innovation costing nothing may be put up with, but an innovation involving an outlay is not easily tolerated.
  • Relative to Canada's Gross Domestic Product, this outlay is comparable to those of some of the leading OECD countries.
  • The initial outlay is higher, but because the systems last so much longer in bad conditions, they cost becomes closer to equal over time. for more
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