tab


tab

noun

Definition of TAB

1
a record of goods sold or services performed together with the costs due <I don't have any cash on me, so can you put this on my tab?>
2
the amount owed at a bar or restaurant or the slip of paper stating the amount <asked the server to put our dinners on separate tabs so we could each pay for our own meal>
Synonyms bill, tab

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