have (your) hand in the till

have (your) hand in the till
have (your) fingers/hand in the till to steal money from the place where you work, usually from a shop.

He had his fingers in the till, that's why he lost his job.


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  • have your fingers in the till — have your hands/fingers in the till INFORMAL ► to steal money from the company or organization you work for: »The executive was fired after he was found with his hand in the till. Main Entry: ↑till …   Financial and business terms

  • have your hands in the till — have your hands/fingers in the till INFORMAL ► to steal money from the company or organization you work for: »The executive was fired after he was found with his hand in the till. Main Entry: ↑till …   Financial and business terms

  • have (your) fingers in the till — have (your) fingers/hand in the till to steal money from the place where you work, usually from a shop. He had his fingers in the till, that s why he lost his job …   New idioms dictionary

  • have\ one's\ hand\ in\ the\ till — • rob the till • have one s hand in the till v. phr. informal To steal money in your trust or for which you are responsible. The supermarket manager suspected that one of the clerks was robbing the till. Mr. Jones deposited one thousand dollars… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • catch with hand in the till — catch (someone) with (their) fingers/hand in the till have (your) fingers/hand in the till to steal money from the place where you work, usually from a shop. Senior officials who get caught with their fingers in the till must expect to be… …   New idioms dictionary

  • catch someone with their hand in the till — catch (someone) with (their) fingers/hand in the till have (your) fingers/hand in the till to steal money from the place where you work, usually from a shop. Senior officials who get caught with their fingers in the till must expect to be… …   New idioms dictionary

  • catch someone with hand in the till — catch (someone) with (their) fingers/hand in the till have (your) fingers/hand in the till to steal money from the place where you work, usually from a shop. Senior officials who get caught with their fingers in the till must expect to be… …   New idioms dictionary

  • catch with their hand in the till — catch (someone) with (their) fingers/hand in the till have (your) fingers/hand in the till to steal money from the place where you work, usually from a shop. Senior officials who get caught with their fingers in the till must expect to be… …   New idioms dictionary

  • have your hands/fingers in the till — INFORMAL ► to steal money from the company or organization you work for: »The executive was fired after he was found with his hand in the till. Main Entry: ↑till …   Financial and business terms

  • catch with fingers in the till — catch (someone) with (their) fingers/hand in the till have (your) fingers/hand in the till to steal money from the place where you work, usually from a shop. Senior officials who get caught with their fingers in the till must expect to be… …   New idioms dictionary

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