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cut (somebody) a check

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcut (somebody) a checkcut (somebody) a checkAmerican English informal to write a check for a particular amount of money and give it to someone When the damage assessor called, he cut a check for $139. cut
Examples from the Corpus
cut (somebody) a checkBattaglia set it up so that whenever Anna needed something for college, a trustee would cut a check.
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