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Sentence Examples With the Word ‘Spent’. Over 50 Sentences


Spent — US. [spent], UK. [spent]

Main meanings:

  1. Exhausted or used up, especially in terms of energy, resources, or time.
  2. The past tense and past participle of the verb “spend,” indicating the utilization of money or effort.
  3. Having passed a certain amount of time in a particular way.


10 simple sentences:

  • She spent her weekend hiking.
  • We spent time exploring museums.
  • He spent all his money.
  • They spent the day at the beach.
  • The teacher spent hours preparing.
  • I spent the afternoon reading.
  • They spent their vacation traveling.
  • He spent his energy playing.
  • We spent a few moments chatting.
  • Have you spent time studying?


The sentences from movies:

I spent weeks working on it. – Red White and Royal Blue (2023)

I spent good money on this pie. – The Help (2011)

You spent $967 on room service? – Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992)

I’ve spent most of my life in Europe. – Little Women (2019)

I’m a little spent now too. – American Psycho (2000)

I spent a few bucks. – Casino (1995)

You’ve spent your entire life searching for answers. – Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)

Orm has spent his entire life underwater. – Aquaman (2018)

Printing money that is spent within hours. – Napoleon (2023)

We just spent an hour at the hotel. – Match Point (2005)

You spent the winter at his encampment. – The Last Samurai (2003)

Maybe why I spent so much time alone. – No Hard Feelings (2023)

Spent half of it on the phone. – Spider-Man (2002)

I spent a weekend at a combat ranch. – Die Hard (1988)

I was so spent, I could hardly move. – Life of Pi (2012)

We have spent nearly $33,000 on you. – You Hurt My Feelings (2023)

He hasn’t spent any time with other chimps. – Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)

You spent a fortune. – The Prestige (2006)

I’ve spent hours here, every day. – Leave Her to Heaven (1945)

Ah, just I’m spent.Ford v Ferrari (2019)

Hear you spent last night with Marilyn. – My Week with Marilyn (2011)

Johnny he spent the night there. – Happiness (1998)

We spent months uncovering them and accumulating evidence. – Apocalypse Now (1979)

Maybe someone who’s spent time in foreign missions. – The Exorcist (1973)

I’ve spent hours setting up cars in GT. – Gran Turismo (2023)

I spent $1.40 on taxicabs already. – His Girl Friday (1940)

We’ve just spent all of our money. – Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

I spent six months in jail. – Drive (2011)

Spent a decade on Interpol’s most wanted list. – The Equalizer 3 (2023)

Marge and I spent hours speculating. – The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)

Steven said that you spent $16,000 last month. – Bad Teacher (2011)

Alex, we spent a weekend together, that’s all. – Fatal Attraction (1987)

You spent the night together, didn’t you? – Oppenheimer (2023)

You spent a summer in one. – Snatch (2000)

Take all the resources I’ve spent decades collecting. – Jurassic World Dominion (2022)

My father spent three years restoring this car. – Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (1986)

Over half a trillion dollars were spent.Contact (1997)

And she spent the entire afternoon ringing around. – Wonka (2023)

You know what I spent that money on? – Step Brothers (2008)

I haven’t spent it all, but I will. – Oceans Twelve (2004)

We spent a lot of time together, Matt. – Jerry Maguire (1996)

This is where they spent their wedding night. – Spectre (2015)

You spent half your life in a palace. – Shrek Forever After (2010)

I spent 10 years in special forces. – Deadpool 2 (2018)

He spent I don’t know how long. – Theres Something About Mary (1998)

He spent 70 days in special projects, tortured. – The Mauritanian (2021)

He spent the last few days here. – Borat (2006)

You just spent 120 years in suspended animation. – Passengers (2016)

I’ve spent too many hours crying over you. – Legally Blonde (2001)

I spent it. – No Country For Old Men (2007)

Spent the entire night cleaning them. – Mirrors (2008)

I spent all my per diem. – The Boss Baby (2017)

You’ve spent too much time up here. – Life (2017)