V n on n
The 'spend' group
These verbs are concerned with spending, saving, and wasting time, money, or resources.
It's tempting to fritter away our time on really unimportant and non-urgent things like checking emails every 10 minutes.
'I do spend a lot on expensive jewelry and clothing,' she admits.
He had squandered a personal fortune on a spectacular but unfortunate venture.
My grandfather thought a university education was wasted on a woman.
The preposition on is sometimes followed by an '-ing' clause.
blow save spend squander waste fork out fritter away shell out
She blew part of the cash on furnishing her flat.