bill


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beak

banknote

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act of parliament

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charge

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fit the bill

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foot the bill

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a precise list of fees or charges

a document, such as a list or an outline, that gives, for example, the order of events in a public performance or the chief features of a stock offering

a usually public posting that conveys a message

the formal product of a legislative or judicial body

to present a statement of fees or charges to

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the horny projection forming a bird's jaws

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the projecting rim on the front of a cap

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the entertainment offered at a public presentation

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an advertisement (usually printed on a page or in a leaflet) intended for wide distribution

a sign posted in a public place as an advertisement

a list of particulars (as a playbill or bill of fare)

a long-handled saw with a curved blade

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a brim that projects to the front to shade the eyes

horny projecting mouth of a bird

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advertise especially by posters or placards

publicize or announce by placards

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References in classic literature ?
That's you, Bill," returned Black Dog, "you're in the right of it, Billy.
Go right on," retorted Martin, all his loneliness finding vent in his bitter sneer, "tell that to Bill.
There was an angry altercation, and the owner of the bar stepped forward and ordered Tough Bill to go.
I guess you'd better get out of Marseilles before Tough Bill comes out of hospital," he said to Strickland, when they had got back to the Chink's Head and were cleaning themselves.
He had seen her, first, from the spectators' gallery, at the annual convention of the Northwest Federation of Labour, and he had seen her through Bill Totts' eyes, and that individual had been most favourably impressed by her.
I saw the other one run off across the snow," Bill announced with cool positiveness.
He was not concerned with the land of little sticks, nor with Bill and the cache under the upturned canoe by the river Dease.
Then she sat down and watched Billina, who was pick-pecking away with her sharp bill in the sand and gravel, which she scratched up and turned over with her strong claws.
To prevent, therefore, giving offence to their customers by any such disappointment, it hath been usual with the honest and well-meaning host to provide a bill of fare which all persons may peruse at their first entrance into the house; and having thence acquainted themselves with the entertainment which they may expect, may either stay and regale with what is provided for them, or may depart to some other ordinary better accommodated to their taste.
She was to furnish typewritten bills of fare for the twenty-one tables in the restaurant--a new bill for each day's dinner, and new ones for breakfast and lunch as often as changes occurred in the food or as neatness required.
Fight, or I'll disqualify you--you, Bill, I mean you.
The anti-race-suicide enthusiast with the rubber rings did not call Lord Dawlish Bill, but otherwise his manner was intimate.
Not a sound of it, as I'm a living man, Bill,' replied the Jew.
The Tin Woodman began to turn over the rubbish with the handle of his axe; and, sure enough, what they had first thought only worthless papers were found to be all bills of various denominations, which the mischievous Jackdaws had for years been engaged in stealing from the villages and cities they visited.
Every one of these minor firms claimed and received the privilege of drawing bills on Pizzituti, Turlington & Branca for amounts varying from four to six thousand pounds--on no better security than a verbal understanding that the money to pay the bills should be forwarded before they fell due.