from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A roll of paper money.
  • noun Informal One's ready cash.
  • transitive verb To underwrite the expense of (a business venture, for example).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun the money carried on one's person.
  • noun one's total supply of money; funds.
  • transitive verb To pay the costs of.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A roll of banknotes or other paper currency, carried in lieu of a wallet.
  • noun The monetary assets of a person or organization.
  • verb transitive To fund a project; to underwrite something.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a roll of currency notes (often taken as the resources of a person or business etc.)
  • verb provide with sufficient funds; finance


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