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money /ˈmʌni/ noun
plural monies or moneys /ˈmʌniz/
money
/ˈmʌni/
noun
plural monies or moneys /ˈmʌniz/
Learner's definition of MONEY
[noncount] : something (such as coins or bills) used as a way to pay for goods and services and to pay people for their work
see also blood money, funny money, hush money, old money, paper money, pocket money, seed money, soft money, spending money, smart money at 1smart
[noncount] : a person's wealth : the money that a person has
see also marry money at marry
monies [plural] formal or moneys : amounts of money

a run for your money

see 2run

for love or/nor money

see 1love

for my money

informal
: in my opinion

in the money

US : among the top three finishers in a race (such as a horse race)
informal : having lots of money

made of money

informal
: having a lot of money : rich

money for jam

British, informal or money for old rope
: money that is easily earned or gotten : easy money

money talks

used to say that money has a strong influence on people's actions and decisions

money to burn

informal
: a large amount of money to spend

on the money

US, informal
: exactly right or accurate

put (your) money on

: to bet on (something or someone) often used to say that you feel very sure that something is true, will happen, etc.

put your money where your mouth is

informal
: to give or spend money or take some action in order to do or support something that you have been talking about

throw money around

: to spend money in a foolish or careless way

throw money at

: to try to solve (a problem) by spending a large amount of money on it without giving enough thought to exactly what should be done

time is money

used to say that a person's time is as valuable as money

your money's worth

: as much as you deserve because of the money you paid or the effort you made
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