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EtymologyEdit

Originally in reference to money for miscellaneous uses that sailors made by selling slush (a soft mixture of grease and other ingredients).

 
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slush fund (plural slush funds)

  1. Money stored for illegal or dishonest purposes.
    He is said to have used his party’s slush fund to buy votes in the election.

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