off-the-books

adjective

Definition of off-the-books

: not reported or recorded off-the-books transactions off-the-books covert operations

Other Words from off-the-books

off the books adverb

First Known Use of off-the-books

1975, in the meaning defined above

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“Off-the-books.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/off-the-books. Accessed 16 Sep. 2021.

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