Definition of pawn ticket in English:

pawn ticket

noun

  • A ticket issued by a pawnbroker in exchange for an article pawned, bearing particulars of the loan.

    • ‘The archives has the pawn ticket he received when he hocked his binoculars in 1954 for fifteen dollars.’
    • ‘During the Depression, unemployed veterans attached pawn tickets to their medal ribbons - a potent demonstration of their perceived betrayal.’
    • ‘If the draft is accepted, the details on a client's identity card will be recorded on the pawn ticket, to prevent fraud.’
    • ‘The home life of young Jean-Baptiste must be pieced together from old pawn tickets and lists of wedding presents.’
    • ‘We found some money on him and some pawn tickets.’