Definition of DISCRETIONARY
: left to discretion : exercised at one's own discretion
: available for discretionary use <discretionary purchasing power>
Examples of DISCRETIONARY
- <discretionary spending on luxuries dropped dramatically last year>
First Known Use of DISCRETIONARY
The Government considers Education, Transportation, Health, and Human Services Discretionary Spending.
Does feeding the country's poor sound like a luxury to you?
Does Educating our Children so that we can assure America has a Future sound like a Luxury to you?
Does providing Well Child Clinics, and other Preventative screenings for Health to prevent Pandemics sound like a Luxury to You?