banquette (def 3).
a promissory note, payable on demand, issued by an authorized bank and intended to circulate as money. Contemporary Examples We have security features in the banknote today that resonate with the international community. All About the Benjamins: Here’s the Redesigned $100 Bill Daniel Gross October 6, 2013 Now, you’re going to have to excuse the […]
money in one’s possession; monetary resources. Informal. to finance; provide funds for: to bankroll a new play. Contemporary Examples Check out our big fat story on six Democrats who were bankrolled by banking. The Money Trail Beast Wire October 6, 2008 The trip was bankrolled by low-level Miami gangster Raul Pacheco, himself already on probation […]
money in one’s possession; monetary resources. Informal. to finance; provide funds for: to bankroll a new play. noun the person or organization that provides the finance for a project, business, etc noun a roll of currency notes the financial resources of a person, organization, etc verb (transitive) (slang) to provide the capital for; finance n. […]
Law. a person who upon his or her own petition or that of his or her creditors is adjudged insolvent by a court and whose property is administered for and divided among his or her creditors under a bankruptcy law. any insolvent debtor; a person unable to satisfy any just claims made upon him or […]