Translation of "cash" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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cashnoun [ U ]

uk /kæʃ/ us /kæʃ/

A2 money in the form of notes and coins, rather than cheques or credit cards

Do you have any cash on you? 你身上有现金吗?
Will you pay by credit card or in cash? 你是刷信用卡还是付现金?
He says he wants cash in advance before he'll do the job. 他说他要先拿到预付现金才肯干活。
informal I'm a bit short of/strapped for cash (= I do not have much money) at the moment. 眼下我手头有点紧。
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More examples

  • This credit card allows you to withdraw up to £200 a day from cash dispensers.
  • Do you wish to be paid in cash or by cheque?
  • I don't have any cash - can I put this on my credit card?
  • He gave me a large amount of cash.
  • Can you lend me some cash?

cashverb [ T ]

uk /kæʃ/ us /kæʃ/

to exchange a cheque, etc. for cash

Would you cash a cheque for me? 你能帮我兑张支票吗?

More examples

  • Sorry, we can't cash cheques here.
  • I cashed my insurance policy.

Phrasal verb(s)

(Translation of “cash” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)