EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR EARNEST MONEY
Antoine then asked for earnest money, and received two hundred francs.
Meet me here on to-morrow evening to receive the earnest money.
"Why, if you have taken the earnest money, ye are bound to go," said the sheriff.
Mordecai paid me earnest money; he has my word; he is waiting for the girl.
Here is your earnest money, said the voice, nine and twenty silver pennies.
There, take your earnest money; and let your aunt bring you here about this time to-morrow evening.'
You have not fulfilled the promise made me, but the thirty ducats which I gave you as earnest money, will be no great loss.
Tom had paid the "earnest money," when the old dame came back and said she would have the sow.
I paid the arrhes, or earnest money, and was at the river-stairs punctually at four the next morning.
Eva begged the man to leave the zecchin, promising to give him another at home and half a pound in coppers as earnest money.