Meaning of “blank cheque” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “blank cheque” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"blank cheque" in Business English

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blank chequenoun [ C, usually singular ]

uk us UK US blank check

FINANCE a very large amount of money given to a person or organization to spend, or permission to spend a very large amount of money:

The board has not given me a blank cheque, but enough to really become a big player.
blank cheque to do sth Banks do not want to give children the impression that they have a blank cheque to spend as much as they please.

BANKING a cheque that someone has signed but does not have an amount of money written on it:

It is not a good idea to send blank cheques in the mail.

(Definition of “blank cheque” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)