1 disburse, expend, fork out (slang) lay out, pay out, shell out (informal) splash out (Brit. informal)
2 blow (slang) consume, deplete, dispense, dissipate, drain, empty, exhaust, fritter away, run through, squander, use up, waste
3 apply, bestow, concentrate, devote, employ, exert, invest, lavish, put in, use
4 fill, occupy, pass, while away
1 & 2 hoard, invest, keep, put aside, put by, save, store
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