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hard cashnoun [U]

uk   us  
money in the ​form of ​coins or ​notes but not a cheque or a creditcard
(Definition of hard cash from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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hard cashnoun [U]

uk   us   (also cold cash) MONEY
money that is ​available to ​spend immediately, especially in the ​form of ​coins and ​notes: According to the ​report, 44% of ​mortgagepayers use ​savings to ​renovate their ​home and 31% ​pay with hard ​cash.
(Definition of hard cash from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hard cash”
in Chinese (Simplified) 现金,现钞…
in Turkish nakit/peşin para, (argo) trink para…
in Russian наличные деньги…
in Chinese (Traditional) 現金,現鈔…
in Polish gotówka…
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