billfold billfold  /ˈbɪl ˌfoʊld/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a pocket-size case for holding papers and paper money

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. At the hospital, where he was pronounced dead, he was given back his name: his billfold showed that he was Laurence Duggan, 43, of suburban Scarsdale.
  2. Next time the waiter brings you the billfold after a meal at a Shangri-La hotel, be sure to dig deep.
  3. Next time the waiter brings you the billfold after a meal at a Shangri-La hotel, be sure to dig deep.

News

  1. Cedar Rapids Police ask for public's help finding thief

    The Cedar Rapids Police Department wants the public's help in locating a woman who allegedly stole a billfold and used the credit cards inside a Cedar Rapids store.
    on July 3, 2013     Source: KWWL Iowa

  2. Cedar Rapids police looking for woman in credit card spending spree

    The Cedar Rapids Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying a woman who has gone on a spending spree with stolen credit cards. Police said on May 27, a woman reported that her billfold had been stolen while she was shopping in a northeast Cedar Rapids store.
    on July 3, 2013     Source: The Gazette

Quotes

  1. "He kept it simple," Gossage said. "Everybody now wants to reinvent the wheel. He didn't want to do that. He just helped you." "Load your gun. Show your billfold to the catcher. Pick up a piece of dirt."
    on Feb 13, 2008 By: Goose Gossage Source: Boulder Daily Camera (subscription)

  2. "I hope he knows how much money is in his billfold," Gardenhire said. "We've talked about that. I get money. I like when I get money from people. ...... I told him we are going to have some fun with things here. If you make a mistake, it's...
    on Aug 25, 2007 By: Ron Gardenhire Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune (subscription)

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