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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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At the height of the Great Recession in 2009, just 39% of Americans enjoyed spending money more than saving it.
Those who faulted charities on spending money wisely were asked what made for unwise spending.
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.
The app is intended to be used to help choose where to go on holiday, based on how much money consumers want to spend, or helping users choose how much spending money to take with them.
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.
Having said that, people are still spending money, particularly cash, so perhaps they will keep on spending, but keep borrowing on credit cards low.
What is clear is that boomers, like most consumers, have moved to a new place when it comes to spending money.
SHE'S been saving for the holiday of her dreams - but now Elaine Terris has her spending money.
I suppose Danny, when he bought his house, paid for it out of his life savings as any other method of payment would surely be spending money he did not have.
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.