Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
a fixed charge added to the cost of food and drink at a nightclub or restaurant
Origin: see cover,
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nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A fixed amount added to the bill at a nightclub or restaurant for entertainment or services.