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tin′ cup′(n.)

  1. a cup made out of tin, esp. one used by beggars to solicit money.

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  2. a request for unearned money:

    holding out a tin cup to the government.

    Category: Common Vocabulary


  1. Tin Cup

    Tin Cup is a 1996 romantic comedy film co-written and directed by Ron Shelton, and starring Kevin Costner and Rene Russo with Cheech Marin and Don Johnson in major supporting roles.


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