- cashless cash‧less [ˈkæʆləs] adjective [only before a noun] BANKINGa cashless system works without any money in the form of notes or coins being given from one person or company to another, for example by the use of bank transfer S or credit card S:
• Employees will no longer be able to opt out of cashless pay systems.
• American Express has a strong core business because the cashless society is an unstoppable trend.
* * *cashless UK US /ˈkæʃləs/ adjective [usually before noun]► MONEY used to describe a system in which people pay for things by using bank cards, moving money over the internet, etc. rather than using cash in the form of coins and notes: »
A major benefit of the cashless system is the elimination of the work associated with counting and handling cash.»
The shift toward an increasingly cashless society has changed our relationship with money.
Financial and business terms. 2012.
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cashless — adjective done or working without using actual money: a cashless transaction between two banks | the cashless society … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
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cashless — adjective Date: 1731 not having or involving cash; specifically relying largely or entirely on monetary transactions that use electronic means rather than cash … New Collegiate Dictionary