Plus if they was short with cheese I would work with them

from Jay Z – Izzo (H.O.V.A.) Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

What a nice hustler!
As a major supplier if his retail drug-dealers did not have the “cheese” (cash) up-front to pay for his cocaine, he would work out a financing arrangement

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