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outlay noun

ADJ. considerable, huge, large, massive | modest, small | initial The revenue from the farm could repay the initial outlay within three years. | total | capital, cash, financial, investment

VERB + OUTLAY make | require The project would require little financial outlay. | recoup, recover | repay

PREP. ~ on The railway had made a considerable capital outlay on new rolling stock.