Available at one's discretion; able to be used as one chooses; left to or regulated by one's own discretion or judgment. (adjective)
Examples of word discretionary
Then, again, the courts have what they term discretionary grounds for divorce.
This deals with what we call discretionary spending.
So really only one-third of the pie is what we call discretionary spending and you can identify with this in your own budget, where there's some things that have to be paid, and there's some things you can play with.
So, really, only one-third of the pie is what we call discretionary spending.
VELSHI: Is my own personal Aunt Erika going to have the same view of what I call discretionary expenses?