cash in

verb
Updated on: 18 Nov 2017

Definition of cash in

transitive verb
:to obtain cash for
  • cashed in the bonds
intransitive verb
1 a :to retire from a gambling game
b :to settle accounts and withdraw from an involvement (such as a business deal)
2 :to obtain advantage or financial profit often used with on
  • cash in on a best seller

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First Known Use of cash in

1888



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