loose change


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loose change

A small, usually insignificant amount of money, typically consisting of coins. I always try to donate any loose change I've got into the charity boxes in convenience stores. It isn't much, but hopefully, it helps a little bit. My wife and I put our loose change in a big jar at the end of the day.
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But he only got away with a bit of loose change because we don't carry money in the safe any more.
And quite often it's children who have more loose change than anyone, as it's often nicely tucked away in a money box.
Now the regulars have set their sights on continuing their loose change mission and intend to hand over the next 12 months' worth of pennies to a children's charity.
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He said drivers without loose change can just go to a nearby store and have their paper bills converted to coins and smaller denominations.
ARMED raider Ian Lockey carried out a terrifying robbery at a Tyneside shop for the sake of a few coppers in loose change.
Summary: That jingle of loose change in your pocket -- usually reserved for a morning coffee or pick-me-up -- could be your golden ticket come 11am, as the doors to the first ever spring edition of the much-hyped Gitex exhibition open today.
Among all the surveyed markets, the Japanese have an astounding $337 in loose change just lying around forgotten and unused.
While PS75 is loose change to the golf establishment, it's lots of money to most, especially the unemployed, students and OAPs - the very people who certainly won't be able afford the cost of a Ryder Cup ticket but who would have loved the chance to participate.
Pockets top the list of the most likely place to find loose change, with 39 per cent of people finding money in them.
Coin vending machines (CVMs) is planned to be installed by Railways at booking offices at stations by August in order to facilitate passengers looking for loose change while buying a train ticket.
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With the temperature touching minus 10 degrees Celsius and a cold wind blowing down Rideau Street, there were few passersby willing to toss loose change into Manasie's paper cup as he huddled in a doorway.
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Kendra, 17, of Redcar, set up Change For A Smile in 2004 to encourage people to donate loose change for good causes.