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pocket money

noun
     
pocket money [uncountable]
1 British English a small amount of money that parents give regularly to their children, usually every week or month [= allowance American English]
How much pocket money do you get?
2 informal a small amount of extra money that you earn in order to spend it on things you want:
I give a few private lessons too, for pocket money.

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