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tea money

noun

  1. (especially in parts of China) a bribe used to facilitate any business dealing.


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In Asia, the gratuity was called "Navodku" or whisky money; in Europe, it was "nachi," tea money.

All Nipponese travel light, and tea money is to be judged by outward appearance.

In addition, there is generally a little "cha tsien" (tea money) for the cook.

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