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addaword.gifdefinition of telephone number salary

noun
(also phone number salary)
a very large salary, 6 figures or more, typically paid to people such as bankers
As with most local charities she did not receive a "telephone number" salary and she has not been given a massive golden handshake.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 05/07/2012 12:06:00
Definition of telephone number salary from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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