cold cash


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cold cash

n. Informal
Money readily at hand.
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Noun1.cold cash - money in the form of cash that is readily availablecold cash - money in the form of cash that is readily available; "his wife was always a good source of ready cash"; "he paid cold cash for the TV set"
cash, hard cash, hard currency - money in the form of bills or coins; "there is a desperate shortage of hard cash"
References in classic literature ?
All I get is fifty for it," he grumbled; "an' I wouldn't do it over for a thousand, cold cash.
This means they have to galvanise their local network, charge up their councilors, coordinate with the local police and administration, call in overdue favours and plough in lots of cold cash in logistics, etc.
The colonel's statement is backed by the much-publicized return of P50 million in cold cash by a Marine platoon which found the money in an abandoned house in Marawi City during the months-long siege.
When, for instance, hard cold cash was unavailable, Case accepted customer payments in the forms of animals, supplies and land.
Irene, now with 14 grandchildren, entered Miss Atlas off her own bat - not for ego, but for cold cash.
Once you have your budget in place, you can put money -- as in, hard, cold cash -- into different envelopes, each representing a specific spending category.
The only palaces that didn't accept the Berlin Pass were in Potsdam, where cold cash changed hands for those wonderments.
PhilRem President Salud Bautista moved more money: $30 million in pesos and in dollars, and in cold cash, to casino operator Weikang Xu on February 5; and $29 million to the bank accounts of Manila-based Solaire Resorts and Casino on February 9.
Also, since none of this was secret with Modi making it a plank on his political platform you would think the very rich would have camouflaged their accounts, closed them or simply moved most of the money out to other places more in fashion and a lot more confidentiality than the dreary old Swiss concept of hiding cold cash.
From what we see, there is nothing better than hard, cold cash.
Cold cash, cool climate; science-based advice for ecological entrepreneurs.
Cold cash plays a vital role in the real estate investment community and brings benefits not just to investors but the local economy.