Definition Of cash


a coin of low value from China, southern India, or Southeast Asia.

give or obtain notes or coins for (a check or money order).

After a phone call, they informed me that if I went into Kitchener, the post office there would have the money to cash the money order.

money in coins or notes, as distinct from checks, money orders, or credit.

the staff were paid in cash

Example Of cash

  • cash price

  • cash transaction

  • A county council spokesman said the fund was not short of cash for paying pensioners.

  • a discount for cash

  • A lack of venture capital cash has forced the company to look abroad for partners to develop its lead product, a treatment for cystic fibrosis.

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