honesty box


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honesty box

n
(Commerce) a container into which members of the public are trusted to place payments when there is no attendant to collect them
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honesty box

n Büchse, in der man Geld hinterlässt, wenn niemand da ist, um es zu kassieren, → Kasse fdes Vertrauens (esp E Ger)
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If Chris is not on site when you arrive please use the honesty box which is located in the porch of the fishing lodge where you will also find a full copy of all the winter prices.
The letter, written at the start of December, lists a catalogue of serious safety fears raised through an anonymous honesty box placed in the unit's staff room at the end of November.
Money is to go in the honesty box at the car park, with 20 per cent being awarded Chas and 20 per cent to Gargunnock Community Trust.
They examine the patterns, modes, and tactics involved in sociocultural expression, interaction, and change in terms of digital technology; how ideologies connected with race develop in relation to specific digital platforms, namely FacebookAEs Honesty Box and the game StarCraft; folklore and the expression of race and ethnicity in digital spaces, particularly Twitter and Black Lives Matter, the Swedes in Oslo Facebook group, and MITBBS (MIT Bulletin Board System); and race and vernacular expression in digital visual cultures, including online videos recording police violence against African Americans, AaAaAeA thinspirationAaAaAeA image Black female users, the flag selfie among Balkan migrants in Switzerland, and the video app Periscope.
They recently launched the business in a friend's driveway, with an honesty box for those wanting to sample their selection of gins.
It doesn't have a sales assistant in attendance, but leaves customers to brew their own tea and coffee, and leave the appropriate payment in an honesty box.
I thought about putting an honesty box outside, but I can't put underwear outside my house.
LIVERPOOL'S pay-as-you-stay cafe is launching a new feelgood initiative - honesty box coffee.
The logs are free but guests are asked to make a small contribution to an honesty box in the lounge.
Llanrwst grower Emyr Hughes restocks the vehicle each day at 10am and leaves it unmanned with an honesty box for customer payments.
The clubhouse is not always manned so has an honesty box for green fees.
Then there was the Rutland morning we found a sunny seat for a break, besides which was a box of plants and an honesty box.