Made-up Words Said By The People In ChargeConsidering our PICs (people-in-charge) have a knack for creating their own vocabulary, especially when they are put on the spot, here's a list of the most creative "made-up words" said by leadership. Hey, we voted 'em in . . . now they can say what they want.
Origin of cover charge
An Americanism dating back to 1920–25
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British Dictionary definitions for cover charge
a sum of money charged in a restaurant for each individual customer in addition to the cost of food and drink
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