Definition of Disbursement

1. Noun. Amounts paid for goods and services that may be currently tax deductible (as opposed to capital expenditures).


2. Noun. The act of spending or disbursing money.
Exact synonyms: Disbursal, Outlay, Spending
Generic synonyms: Defrayal, Defrayment, Payment
Specialized synonyms: Expending, Expenditure, Compensatory Spending, Deficit Spending, Pump Priming
Derivative terms: Disburse, Disburse, Spend, Spend

Definition of Disbursement

1. n. The act of disbursing or paying out.

Definition of Disbursement

1. Noun. The act, instance, or process of disbursing. ¹

2. Noun. Money paid out or spent. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Disbursement

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Literary usage of Disbursement

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1. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1912)
""If any officer charged with the disbursement of the public moneys shall accept or receive," etc. "All officers and other persona charged by 393*] this act, ..."

2. Principles Governing the Retirement of Public Employees by Lewis Meriam (1918)
"Future taxpayers under the assessment or cash disbursement plan pay the ... Under the cash disbursement system the generation establishing the system ..."

3. Matthew Hale's System of Bookkeeping for Solicitors: Containing a List of by Matthew Hale (1884)
"disbursement LEDGER. THIS Book will be found of great service ; hardly any time is occupied in posting it up if the work is performed day by day, ..."

4. South Eastern Reporter by West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, West Publishing Company, South Carolina Supreme Court (1919)
"... ON ITEMS OF disbursement. A guardian is not entitled to interest from the date of expenditure on small individual items of disbursements in the yearly ..."

5. The Writings of James Monroe: Including a Collection of His Public and by James Monroe (1900)
"Enquries into the disbursement of publick moneys are at all times proper. They are equally important to the welfare of the citizen, and of the publick ..."

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