How To Spell discretionary?

Correct spelling: discretionary

What is the definition of discretionary?

  1. (especially of funds) not earmarked; available for use as needed; "discretionary funds"; "discretionary income"

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What are the usage examples for discretionary?

  1. Public law in countries where it is administered not by the ordinary courts, but solely by the executive, or with the aid of special tribunals composed of administrative officials, must of necessity contain a discretionary element, and that element is always affected by political conventions. – The Government of England (Vol. I) by A. Lawrence Lowell