Meaning of discretionary

dis•cre•tion•ar•y

Pronunciation: (di-skresh'u-ner"ē), [key]
— adj.
  1. subject or left to one's own discretion.
  2. for any use or purpose one chooses; not earmarked for a particular purpose: discretionary income; a discretionary fund.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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