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spending money

cash, as opposed to money in the bank. I'm a little short of spending money at the present. Could I borrow ten dollars? I don't have any spending money either.
See also: money, spend

spending money

n. cash, as opposed to money in the bank. I’m a little short of spending money at the present. Could I borrow ten dollars?
See also: money, spend
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The "Twice as Nice" sale offers guests booking an interior or oceanview stateroom up to $300 onboard spending money per stateroom ("nice") and guests booking a balcony, mini-suite or suite up to $600 onboard spending money per stateroom ("twice as nice").
Not spending money on the language of a country would be regarded as a perversion and a crime against humanity in every other civilised country.
Scots shell out the least in the UK on a last minute holiday, but like to splash the cash when out there and take the most spending money, Welsh people take the least holiday spends while North West holidaymakers spend more on their late deal holiday than any other area.
Meanwhile, 18-29s 'holidaying on a shoestring'' have an average spend of PS540, plus PS428 on spending money (total PS968pp).
M&S said the London figure was high due to the large amount of spending money needed - pounds 596 a week.
Giving to charity and spending money on fighting the ageing process are low priorities for this year's retirees.
She also explained mechanisms of spending money and means of documenting that.
This trend line is important, but the broader point is that on each measure, boomers are not close to returning to the same level of attitude about spending money.
I don't have to worry about my spending money any more.
The wage earners' average monthly spending money, including their lunch expenses, stand at 40,600 yen, down 5,000 yen from the previous year, reflecting a growing tendency to tighten their purse strings against the backdrop of falling annual incomes and recession, observers said.
Summary: Health trusts are spending money intended for dementia on other things, according to a report by MPs.
It's not because I'm against spending money, I have nothing against spending money.
PUPILS in Coventry are missing out on music because schools are spending money set aside for music lessons on other things, say union reps.
Does it, for example, mean we should be doing our solemn duty to aid national recovery by spending money in the shops like there's no tomorrow and possibly increasing our personal debt when we don't even know our jobs will be safe next year?
A NEW scheme has been launched to help parents save for their children while spending money.