advance fee


noun


Nearby words

  1. adv.,
  2. advaita,
  3. advance,
  4. advance corporation tax,
  5. advance directive,
  6. advance guard,
  7. advance man,
  8. advance notice,
  9. advance poll,
  10. advance ratio

front money

noun

money paid in advance, as for goods or services, to a commission agent or the like.
capital necessary to begin a business enterprise.
Also called advance fee. money furnished by a company to a financier under a promise to procure funds for it.

Origin of front money

First recorded in 1925–30

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