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Definition of Budget

Budget

  1. A bag or sack with its contents; hence, a stock or store; an accumulation; as, a budget of inventions.
  2. The annual financial statement which the British chancellor of the exchequer makes in the House of Commons. It comprehends a general view of the finances of the country, with the proposed plan of taxation for the ensuing year. The term is sometimes applied to a similar statement in other countries.

Budget Quotations

We might come closer to balancing the Budget if all of us lived closer to the Commandments and the Golden Rule.
Ronald Reagan

A budget tells us what we can't afford, but it doesn't keep us from buying it.
William Feather

The budget should be balanced, the treasury should be refilled, the public debt should be reduced and the arrogance of public officials should be controlled.
Ross Perot

We can't get to the $4 trillion in savings that we need by just cutting the 12 percent of the budget that pays for things like medical research and education funding and food inspectors and the weather service. And we can't just do it by making seniors pay more for Medicare.
Barack Obama

Balanced budget requirements seem more likely to produce accounting ingenuity than genuinely balanced budgets.
Thomas Sowell
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Budget Translations

budget in Afrikaans is begroting
budget in Dutch is budget, begroting
budget in French is budgetent, budgetez, budgeter, budget, budgetons
budget in German is haushalten, Etat, Etat, Budget
budget in Italian is governo della casa
budget in Spanish is presupuesto

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