flexible expense

Definition

An expense that can be adjusted or eliminated, such as for luxury items, such as clothes or CDs. opposite of flexible expense.

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The accounting department must enter the value for the business dinner account each month, because it is a flexible expense.

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In order to save the current economic downfall, the governing parties should sit down to discuss and re-allocate their flexible expense into more needed categories.

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Mrs. Applebottom and Mr. Applebottom had differing opinions on what constituted a flexible expense in their household, with diamonds and bourbon being the worst offenders.

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