Translation of "cash" - English-Portuguese dictionary

cash

noun [ no plural ] uk /kæʃ/ us /kæʃ/

A2 money in the form of coins or notes (= paper money)

dinheiro (em espécie)
I’m paying her £50 in cash.

B1 informal money in any form

dinheiro, grana
I’m short of cash (= I don’t have much money).
verb uk /kæʃ/ us /kæʃ/
cash a cheque

to get money in return for a cheque

descontar um cheque
I need to cash a cheque.
cash a check

to get money in return for a check (= a piece of paper printed by a bank and used to pay for things)

descontar um cheque
I need to cash a check.

(Translation of “cash” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)