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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a box where you put money for something that you buy when there is no shopkeeper or seller present

    An A5 poster listing hot drink prices was placed at eye-level above the honesty box.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 06/09/2012

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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