Roget category 8095. Words relating to the voluntary powers
› 5.9. Possessive relations
›› 5.9.4. Monetary relations
money going out —
out lay —
run upon a bank.
payment etc. 807 [Money paid]; pay etc. (remuneration) 973 — bribe etc. 973 — fee, footing, garnish — subsidy — tribute — contingent, quota — donation etc. 784.
pay in advance, earnest, handsel, deposit, installment.
investment — purchase etc. 795.
get through —
ante up —
pony up [U.S.] —
open the purse strings,
loose the purse strings,
untie the purse strings —
shell out [Slang],
fork out [Slang],
fork over —
make up a sum,
run up debts, run up bills (debt) 806.
fee etc. (reward) 973 — pay one's way etc. (pay) 807 — subscribe etc. (give) 784 — subsidize.
vectigalia nervos esse reipublicae [Lat.]
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