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1. petty

adjective. ['ˈpɛˌtiː'] (informal) small and of little importance.

Synonyms

  • trivial
  • footling
  • little
  • picayune
  • unimportant
  • piffling
  • lilliputian
  • niggling
  • piddling

Antonyms

  • large
  • tall
  • high
  • much

Etymology

  • petit (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

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Words that Rhyme with Petty Cash

  • precrash
  • noncash
  • splash
  • rehash
  • palash
  • lukash
  • furash
  • trash
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  • stash
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  • guasch
  • frasch
  • flash
  • flasch
  • crash
  • clash
  • brash
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  • abash
  • tash
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  • sash
  • rash
  • rasche
  • rasch
  • pash
  • nash

Example sentences of the word petty-cash


1. Noun Phrase
Balancing the petty cash in the box or drawer is the first step in auditing.

2. Noun Phrase
Put the starting amount of petty cash in the box or tin along with the notebook.

3. Noun Phrase
If accepted, the employee is granted access to the petty cash book and box or tin.

4. Noun Phrase
Any inappropriate use of petty cash, such as for personal items, should be noted in your report.

2. petty

adjective. ['ˈpɛˌtiː'] contemptibly narrow in outlook.

Synonyms

  • small-minded
  • narrow

Antonyms

  • significant
  • serious
  • big

Etymology

  • petit (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

3. petty

adjective. ['ˈpɛˌtiː'] inferior in rank or status.

Synonyms

  • lowly
  • junior-grade
  • subaltern
  • lower-ranking
  • secondary

Antonyms

  • more
  • old
  • uppercase
  • loud

Etymology

  • petit (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

4. petty

noun. ['ˈpɛˌtiː'] larceny of property having a value less than some amount (the amount varies by locale).

Synonyms

  • petit larceny
  • stealing
  • petty larceny
  • theft
  • thieving
  • larceny

Antonyms

  • unemotional
  • meaningful
  • essential
  • unimportance

Etymology

  • petit (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

5. cash

noun. ['ˈkæʃ'] money in the form of bills or coins.

Synonyms

  • currency
  • spending money
  • hard currency
  • pocket money
  • pin money
  • ready cash
  • cold cash
  • ready money
  • chump change
  • change
  • hard cash
  • chickenfeed

Antonyms

  • futurity
  • noncurrent
  • deconcentrate
  • destabilize

Etymology

  • caisse (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • caissa (Old Provençal (to 1500))
  • காசு (Tamil)

6. cash

verb. ['ˈkæʃ'] exchange for cash.

Synonyms

  • interchange
  • cash in
  • exchange
  • change
  • redeem

Antonyms

  • loosen
  • depersonalize
  • dissimilate
  • increase

Etymology

  • caisse (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • caissa (Old Provençal (to 1500))
  • காசு (Tamil)

7. Cash

noun. United States country music singer and songwriter (1932-2003).

Synonyms

  • Johnny Cash

8. cash

noun. ['ˈkæʃ'] prompt payment for goods or services in currency or by check.

Synonyms

  • immediate payment

Antonyms

  • nonpayment
  • current

Etymology

  • caisse (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • caissa (Old Provençal (to 1500))
  • காசு (Tamil)
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