kitty


kitty
kitty kit‧ty [ˈkɪti] noun [singular] informal
an amount of money that has been gathered and is available for several people, organizations etc to use:

• The Dutch pay more per capita than any other country into the collective EU kitty.

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kitty UK US /ˈkɪti/ noun [C, usually singular] (plural kitties) INFORMAL
an amount of money that has been collected by a person or organization for a particular purpose: »

a campaign/pension/retirement kitty

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Fines are collected and the money goes into a kitty to be used for entertainment purposes at the end of the season.

in the kitty »

Five days into the project there was just £35 left in the kitty.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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