cash

I UK [kæʃ] / US noun [uncountable] ***
1) money in the form of notes and coins

Some of the supermarket checkouts only take cash.

in cash:

Do you want to pay in cash or by credit card?

2) money in any form, especially money that is available for you to use when you need it

The government has cash reserves of about £500 billion.

short of cash:

Olga's short of cash so she decided to put off her trip.


II UK [kæʃ] / US verb [transitive]
Word forms "cash":
present tense I/you/we/they cash he/she/it cashes present participle cashing past tense cashed past participle cashed
*
to exchange a cheque for its value in notes and coins

Can I cash a cheque at Reception?

Phrasal verbs:

English dictionary. 2014.

Synonyms:

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