spending money


noun

money for small personal expenses.

Nearby words

  1. spencer, herbert,
  2. spencerian,
  3. spend,
  4. spendable,
  5. spender,
  6. spends,
  7. spendthrift,
  8. spendthrift trust,
  9. spener,
  10. spener, philipp jakob

Origin of spending money

First recorded in 1590–1600

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spending money

noun

an allowance for small personal expenses; pocket money
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