meal ticket definition

  • noun:
    • A card or violation entitling the owner to a meal or dishes.
    • Informal one or thing depended on as a source of economic support.
    • A ticket or coupon that can be exchanged for meals.
    • Someone or something like that that delivers income or livelihood, particularly as an exploited resource.
    • a source of earnings or livelihood
    • voucher redeemable at a restaurant and entitling the holder to a meal

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