underspend


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spend less than the whole of (a budget, for example)

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spend at less than the normal rate

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Significant underspends of social fund budgets have been reported nationally from all local authorities.
Coun Jones (Lab, Stockland Green) said: "The underspend will remain in reserves to mitigate against in-year cuts not being delivered.
Strathclyde Police confirmed there was an underspend.
Many experts in the industry are convinced the unpopular and bureaucratic Glastir scheme will drastically underspend its PS89m.
For example, when an American travels to Japan where the exchange is USD 1 = 78 Yen, they tend to underspend.
The biggest underspend was in the state-funded National Health Service (NHS), which came in 1.
1m this financial year (2011-12) despite the underspend.
Summary: Foreign Office officials were asked to think of ways to spend up to Au1 million to avoid a budget underspend, it has been reported.
A "CULTURAL problem" of civil servants feeling they have to spend money exists within Whitehall, the Prime Minister said after an official asked colleagues to think up ways to avoid a pounds 1m budget underspend.
THE head of the government department responsible for promoting British business abroad asked officials to think of ways to spend up to pounds 1 million to avoid a budget underspend, it was reported today.
The financial position of the health board was also praised after an underspend was achieved in February for the first time in this financial year.
I READ with interest the Bloodstock Desk article (December 20) about the underspend on National Hunt breeders' prizes, with a photograph of Inglis Drever and the caption "one of the few top British-bred jump horses".
The second tranche of about pounds 800m is well under-committed - by something like pounds 40m - leaving a whopping underspend thus far.
I don't think it is fair to overspend in one place and underspend in another.
This underspend is further evidence of a deeper problem within a service that dysfunctional, completely unfit for purpose and is miserably failing the public.