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cover charge

n.
A fixed amount paid when arriving or added to the bill at a nightclub or restaurant for entertainment or services.
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cover charge

n
(Commerce) a sum of money charged in a restaurant for each individual customer in addition to the cost of food and drink
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cov′er charge`


n.
an additional charge made by a restaurant or nightclub for providing entertainment.
[1920–25, Amer.]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cover charge - a fixed charge by a restaurant or nightclub over and above the charge for food and drink
fixed charge, fixed cost, fixed costs - a periodic charge that does not vary with business volume (as insurance or rent or mortgage payments etc.)
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Translations
servisní poplatek
kuvertafgift
palvelumaksu
prix d’entrée
kuver
カバーチャージ
서비스료
kuvertavgift
ค่าบริการเพิ่มจากค่าอาหาร
tiền phục vụ

cover charge

n (in restaurant) → coperto (quota)
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

cover charge

أَجْر إِضَافيّ عَلَى حِسَاب في مَطْعَم servisní poplatek kuvertafgift Gedeckkosten χρέωση κουβέρ precio del cubierto palvelumaksu prix d’entrée kuver coperto カバーチャージ 서비스료 couvertkosten inngangspenger opłata za wstęp taxa de couvert дополнительная оплата kuvertavgift ค่าบริการเพิ่มจากค่าอาหาร servis ücreti tiền phục vụ 服务费
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
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