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English definition of “cash-strapped”

cash-strapped

adjective [usually before noun]    
FINANCE used to describe a person or organization that does not have enough money : Working during study is a fact of life for most cash-strapped students .
(Definition of cash-strapped adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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