pressed for money

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Fig. needful of money; short of money. (*Typically: be ~; become ~; get ~.) We are usually pushed for money at this time of year. I'm a little pressed for money just now.
See also: money, press
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We are told that KMC is hard pressed for cash and must close services because of cash shortages.
That's because we're in a recovery phase and consumers are very pressed for cash and spending power.
That they're so pressed for cash that they're going to charge state employees to park in state garages while they're doing their state jobs and ask them to order double-doses of prescription pills and split them in half to save the state around $700,000 (bonus points for creativity; that's Depression-era ingenuity, like reusing tin foil or hoarding soap chips).
Arabtec's move is a sign it is facing cash flow issues -- you do not do this in a depressed market that has low valuations and low volumes unless you are pressed for cash," said CAPM's Yasin.
Arabtec's move is a sign it is facing cash flow issues - you do not do this is in a depressed market that has low valuations and low volumes unless you are pressed for cash," said CAPM's Yasin.
SMALL firms hard pressed for cash during the recession may soon be able to turn to a local authority in North Wales for help.
We are hard pressed for cash and we are not able to cough up the money to renew the permits," he said.
But if you are pressed for cash the black cotton ones - far right - from Asda (0500 100055, www.
In almost all production centers, farmers start picking fruits before the fruits are ripe for harvest, as they are pressed for cash and for fear of the fruit being stolen by thieves.
The area is expected to be visited by Deputy Environment Minister Allan Wilson, who will be pressed for cash aid to help get the area back on its feet.
The region's MPs have also pressed for cash to put more bobbies on the beat in high crime areas.
Renters pressed for cash will no doubt scurry to pay landlords with Visa and MasterCard.
so pressed for cash it is courting takeover offers, has received visits from representatives of United Parcel Service, HomeGrocer.
Hard pressed for cash deposits, some of the banks are handing out millions of rupees in prizes to attract funds after the central State Bank of Pakistan allowed such schemes in July.
Contracts are being signed and torn up with reckless abandon as Kabila, hard pressed for cash, is trying to sell anything of value he can lay his hands on.