He didn't use her stuff, to speculate with, but cashed it in just before he sailed and took it with him for spending-money.
He posed as being very deutschfreundlich, and his good cigars and quantities of spending-money got him lots of information.
To allow of (in best recent usage, simply to allow) such an action; allow one in such a course; allow for spending-money.
He was short of spending-money, and knew how hard it was to get an extra dollar from his parent.
And I might have added, "How could I, when my allowance for spending-money is hardly sufficient to keep me in slate-pencils?"
This gave a new employment to women and children at home and some spending-money.
At first glance you wouldn't have taken Smith for a perambulating national bank, with a wheelbarrow of spending-money every month.
When with his mother it was different; spending-money was to be had while there and in general an easy time.