ten-spot


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ten′-spot`



n.
1. a playing card the face of which bears ten pips.
2. Slang. a ten-dollar bill.
[1835–45]
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Noun1.ten-spot - one of four playing cards in a deck with ten pips on the face
spot - a playing card with a specified number of pips on it to indicate its value; "an eight-spot"
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IN THESE UNCERTAIN RECESSIONARY TIMES IT'S COMFORT FOOD FOR THE SOUL TO KNOW THAT A TEN-SPOT CAN STILL FEED A FAMILY OF FOUR.
You can spend as little as six quid on a decent Chilean Pinot Noir, around a ten-spot for something cheeky from New Zealand, a few dabs more for something American and up to around a billion quid for something silly from Burgundy.
But taking a ten-spot off a Killie supporter is sweeter still.