There is a comfort level for women to be banked by other women.
It banked a Disney-record $67.4 million over the three-day weekend, and $93.9 million for the five-day holiday.
banked clouds were driving the wintry sunshine toward the horizon.
A new panful of beans was brought on, and Seth, your friend, banked for them.
"Ladies first, even off the earth," came back from Jimsy gallantly, as he skillfully "banked" his machine in an upward spiral.
Not a few of his cows were banked in the East under Harlan's name.
The plateau thus enclosed is partly artificial, and banked up 50 or 60 ft. above the water.
For more than forty years the fires of his nature had been "banked up."
The coffee-pot left by Billy was still warm in the banked ashes, but Neale put it aside.
Eyer, at the controls, banked the plane at right angles and flew on.
"financial institution," late 15c., from either Old Italian banca or Middle French banque (itself from the Italian word), both meaning "table" (the notion is of the moneylender's exchange table), from a Germanic source (cf. Old High German bank "bench"); see bank (n.2).
Bank holiday is from 1871, though the tradition is as old as the Bank of England. To cry all the way to the bank was coined 1956 by flamboyant pianist Liberace, after a Madison Square Garden concert that was packed with patrons but panned by critics.
"earthen incline, edge of a river," c.1200, probably in Old English but not attested in surviving documents, from a Scandinavian source such as Old Norse banki, Old Danish banke "sandbank," from Proto-Germanic *bangkon "slope," cognate with *bankiz "shelf" (see bench (n.)).
"to act as a banker," 1727, from bank (n.1). As "to deposit in a bank" from 1833. Figurative sense of "to rely on" (i.e. "to put money on") is from 1884, U.S. colloquial. Meaning "to ascend," as of an incline, is from 1892. In aeronautics, from 1911. Related: Banked; banking.
Money (late 1980s+ Teenagers)