Definition of pick up the tab in English:
informal Pay for something: my company will pick up the tab for all moving expenses
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- Moving, even when your employer picks up the tab, is expensive.
- Once injuries are assessed by management and judged genuine, the club picks up the tab for whatever treatment is required.
- After all, while an elderly person is in hospital it is the health authority that picks up the tab for their care, not the council.
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