Define: Administrative Expenses

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Definition: Administrative Expenses


Quick Summary of Administrative Expenses


Costs of managing and running a business.



What is the dictionary definition of Administrative Expenses?

Dictionary Definition


Administrative expenses are the expenses that an organisation incurs not directly tied to a specific function such as manufacturing, production or sales.


Full Definition of Administrative Expenses




Examples of Administrative Expenses in a sentence


The administrative expenses for the non-profit were considerably higher than expected so, yesterday, an investigation was launched into their operations.
Large companies tend to spend millions of pounds on administrative expenses because there are so many small costs that arise in their daily operations.



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Definition Sources


Definitions for Administrative Expenses are sourced/syndicated from:

  • Oxford Dictionary Of Economics
  • BusinessDictionary.com
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 23rd December 2018.