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front money

Syllabification: front mon·ey

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of front money in English:

noun

Money received at the beginning of the period of a contract, or money spent in advance of a business operation before income can be obtained: sought investors willing to put up front money to stage the Broadway musical

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