scrip

Part of speech: noun

A certificate of stock; any written scrap of paper.

Part of speech: noun

A wallet or small bag; satchel.

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Usage examples "scrip":

  1. The public employee had the right of exchanging the money he received for wages, at par, into this scrip. - "Equality", Edward Bellamy.
  2. Touched by the fire of a great idea, she was of those who could have gone out into the world without wallet or scrip, to work passionately for some great end. - "The Weavers, Complete", Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 14, 2009.
  3. Possess not gold, nor silver, nor money in your houses, nor scrip for your journey, nor two coats, nor shoes, nor a staff; for the workman is worthy of his meat. - "Stories of the Saints by Candle-Light", Vera C. Barclay.