Noun expenditure has 3 senses
  1. outgo, expenditure, outlay - money paid out
    --1 is a kind of financial loss
    --1 has particulars: cost; expense; transfer payment
    Derived form: verb expend2
  2. expending, expenditure - the act of spending money for goods or services
    --2 is a kind of spending, disbursement, disbursal, outlay
    Derived form: verb expend2
  3. consumption, using up, expenditure - the act of consuming something
    --3 is a kind of depletion
    --3 has particulars: burnup
    Derived form: verb expend1