Noun(1) a certificate whose value is recognized by the payer and payee; scrip is not currency but may be convertible into currency
(1) Graduate fellowships partly paid in scrip that could be used to buy university-press books.(2) Other states would receive scrip , which they would sell.(3) Employers either paid them in scrip redeemable only at plantation stores or simply kept a record of their purchases and labor.(4) It envisioned the state taking over idle farms and factories and turning them into cooperatives that would trade among themselves using scrip .(5) An attractive woman in an upscale suburb, deserted by the husband she supported through medical school, steals scrip for groceries from her synagogue's fundraising project to buy food for her two sons.(6) He then snatched the fallen warrior's arms and robes under which he had concealed a scrip full of gold fastened to his loins.(7) Its aim was to stimulate demand for scrip , making the market more proactive rather than reactive.(8) The position differs where the security given by the debtor comprises marketable (viz. negotiable) securities, such as bearer bonds, share warrants, scrip , or exchequer bills.(9) Do you have any scrip I could borrow?(10) The plant was a notorious pariah where the workers were paid in scrip .(11) Spanish forces attempting to take over estates in 1896 were often met with gunfire; employers hoping to pay in scrip in 1901 often found themselves bereft of workers.(12) A good shepherd, St. Bernard used to say, has always bread in his scrip , and his dog in his keeping.(13) Finally he sniffed and folded the remains of his meal into a square of cloth before stuffing it back into the leather scrip at his waist.(14) They had some scrip , not much, but they had French money too to spend in the local community.(15) If a store owner has a good reputation for trustworthiness, the store's due bills and scrip might be exchanged in transactions among local people before they were eventually cashed in at the store.(16) A scrip dividend brought the total shareholding held by the Group's directors to 28.3 per cent of the company.
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