wad of cash definition, wad of cash meaning | English dictionary



1    banknotes and coins, esp. in hand or readily available; money or ready money  
2    immediate payment, in full or part, for goods or services (esp. in the phrase cash down)  
3    modifier   of, for, or paid by cash  
a cash transaction     
4    tr   to obtain or pay ready money for  
to cash a cheque        (See also)        cash in       cash up  
     (C16: from Old Italian cassa money box, from Latin capsa case2)  
  cashable      adj  
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cash, cash, Cash, cash card

Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
A small short-term loan, with very high interest rates, that the borrower promises to repay on or near the next payday. Used by wage earners who run short of cash before payday. Payday lending is an established form of lending in the US and Canada.
Also: payday advance, overnight loan.
a group of people who decide to meet and make purchases at a local business. The aim is both to support it and to meet up with the community.
Inspired by the phenomenon of flash mobs, which refers to groups of people mobilized by social media to perform entertaining or unusual acts in public, such as choreographies
= get your knickers in a twist/knot
US English, colloquial
lacking some financing


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