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English definition of “pocket money”

pocket money

noun [U] (CHILD'S MONEY)    mainly UK (US allowance)
B1 an amount of money that parents regularly give to their child to spend as they choose : My mum gives me £5 a week pocket money .Earning money and money earned
(Definition of pocket money noun (CHILD'S MONEY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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