expend-v; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: to spend, consume

Commentary: Syntax Is: NP1[agent[animate]] EXPEND ON NP2

The Parliament expended its time on economic reforms.
He spent one half of the money he expended on attorney's fees.

VerbNet: NP
FrameNet: NP
PropBank: expend.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2