a fund accumulated to finance a war (or a political campaign)
A fund to finance a war
A fund for some special purpose, such as a political campaign
In arms and armor, a war chest is a container for the personal weapons and protective gear of a citizen-soldier, kept in the household, and is the origin of the term.
The numerical value of war chest in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of war chest in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We wanted to build a boarding school where we would send our own children, not just a hut. That was our goal. And to do this, you need a war chest.
Going forward, we’re seeing banks requiring borrowers to agree to new anti-hoarding provisions, which prevent borrowers from drawing down the full amount of availability under their loans and sitting on the cash, anti-hoarding provisions permit borrowers to draw what they need to use for operations but not to build a war chest for a company readying itself for bankruptcy.
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- sotakassa, rahastoFinnish
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