cashless society


a society in which purchases of goods or services are made by credit card or electronic funds transferral rather than with cash or checks.

Nearby words

  1. cashew apple,
  2. cashew family,
  3. cashier,
  4. cashier's check,
  5. cashless,
  6. cashmere,
  7. cashoo,
  8. cashpoint,
  9. casimere,
  10. casimir

Origin of cashless society

First recorded in 1970–75

Also called checkless society. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019