cash-and-carry

adjective
cash-and-car·​ry | \ ˌka-shᵊn-ˈker-ē How to pronounce cash-and-carry (audio) , -ˈka-rē \

Definition of cash-and-carry

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: sold or provided for cash and usually without delivery service

cash-and-carry

noun

Definition of cash-and-carry (Entry 2 of 2)

: the policy of selling on a cash-and-carry basis

First Known Use of cash-and-carry

Adjective

1917, in the meaning defined above

Noun

1921, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of cash-and-carry was in 1917

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“Cash-and-carry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cash-and-carry. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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cash-and-carry

noun

English Language Learners Definition of cash-and-carry

: a store where businesses and other customers can pay cash for goods at low prices and take them away instead of having them delivered

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