chump change


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chump change

n. Slang
A small amount of money.

chump′ change`


n.
Slang. a small or insignificant amount of money.
[1965–70]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chump change - a trifling sum of money
cash, hard cash, hard currency - money in the form of bills or coins; "there is a desperate shortage of hard cash"
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It pays some chump change $7 an hour,' Oakley said.
SCOTT SINCLAIR was Roberto Mancini's PS10million man at a time when that kind of dosh wasn't just chump change in the English Premier League.
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