be pressed for money

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be pressed for money

To have a small or limited amount of money available. I'm kind of pressed for money right now, so can we go out to dinner next weekend instead?
See also: money, press

be pressed/pushed for ˈmoney, ˈspace, ˈtime, etc.

have very little money, time, etc: I’ll have to do those letters tomorrow — I’m a bit pressed for time this afternoon.I’m afraid we’re a bit pushed for space in this office.
See also: press, push