table money


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table money

n
(Military) an allowance for official entertaining of visitors, etc, esp in the army
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On waking up the day after the races, Vronsky put on a white linen coat, and without shaving or taking his bath, he distributed about the table moneys, bills, and letters, and set to work.
He cashed out for $34,718, but had a stack that easily could have cruised to final table money that started at $86,796.
The rest of the prize table money went to four players on 72 - Rob Moon (Wynyard), Sean Heads (Westerhope), Ricky Lee (Tyneside) and Jake Storey (Alnmouth).
Sok Polin, a 12-year-old pupil at Tuol Svay Prey School said he was never given an A, even though he did a great job, until he paid ''under the table money.
Some of the Round Table money came from this year's fireworks display staged by the organisation at Coopers Field.
Powell never lacked for table money, no small thing in the middle of the Depression.