Origin of conscience money
Examples from the Web for conscience money
Some of the furniture he kept for himself; but the bulk of it went to his sister as conscience-money.At Sunwich Port, Complete|W.W. Jacobs
It's like conscience-money—you know what that is, don't you?New Treasure Seekers|E. (Edith) Nesbit
There are over two hundred thousand dollars in securities and they have evidently been left there by somebody as conscience-money.The Crevice|William John Burns and Isabel Ostrander
"Conscience-money," said Mr. Bonnithorne, pursing up his mouth.A Son of Hagar|Sir Hall Caine
Next in importance to it were Mr. Baldwin's revelations on the subject of "conscience-money."