pick up the tab/bill/check

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Definition of pick up the tab/bill/check

: to pay the money that is owed for something The company picked up the entire tab for my trip. They offered to pick up the check for dinner.

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“Pick up the tab/bill/check.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pick%20up%20the%20tab%2Fbill%2Fcheck. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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