a small sum of money carried or kept in reserve for minor expenses, emergencies, or impulse purchases.
a small sum of money carried by a woman on a date to enable her to reach home alone in case she and her escort quarrel and separate.
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Question 1 of 7
What does “yare” mean?
Origin of mad money
First recorded in 1915–20
Words nearby mad money
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