Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Simplified) translation of “see the colour of sb's money”

See all translations

see the colour of sb's money

informal
To see the colour of someone's money is to make certain that a person is going to pay for something
确认(某人)会付钱
"I'll have one of those." "Let's see the colour of your money first!"
“我要买其中的一个。”“让我们先看看你的钱吧!”
Business and commerce - general words
Translations of “see the colour of sb's money”
in Chinese (Traditional) 確認(某人)會付錢…
(Definition of see the colour of sb's money from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “see the colour of sb's money” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

past participle

the form of a verb, usually made by adding -ed, used in some grammatical structures such as the passive and the present perfect

Word of the Day

Euphemisms (Words used to Avoid Offending People)

by Kate Woodford,
March 04, 2015
​​​ We recently looked at the language that we use to describe lies and lying. One area of lying that we considered was ‘being slightly dishonest, or not speaking the complete truth’. One reason for not speaking the complete truth is to avoid saying something that might upset or offend people. Words and

Read More 

snapchat verb

March 02, 2015
to send someone a message using the photomessaging application Snapchat We used to have a thing until he got a girlfriend. now

Read More