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war chest

noun
1.
money set aside or scheduled for a particular purpose or activity, as for a political campaign or organizational drive.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05, Americanism
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British Dictionary definitions for war chest

war chest

noun
1.
a fund collected for a specific purpose, such as an election campaign
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war chest

noun

A political campaign's funding; also, an amount saved for a planned purchase or venture


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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