boodle

[bood-l] Slang.
noun
1.
the lot, pack, or crowd: Send the whole boodle back to the factory.
2.
a large quantity of something, especially money: He's worth a boodle.
3.
a bribe or other illicit payment, especially to or from a politician; graft.
4.
stolen goods; loot; booty; swag.
verb (used without object), boodled, boodling.
5.
to obtain money dishonestly, as by bribery or swindling.
Idioms
6.
kit and boodle. kit1 ( def 10 ).

Origin:
1615–25, Americanism; < Dutch boedel property

boodler, noun
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boodle (ˈbuːdəl)
 
n
1.  money or valuables, esp when stolen, counterfeit, or used as a bribe
2.  chiefly (US) another word for caboodle
 
vb
3.  to give or receive money corruptly or illegally
 
[C19: from Dutch boedel all one's possessions, from Old Frisian bōdel movable goods, inheritance; see caboodle]

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boodle
1833, "crowd;" 1858, "phony money," especially "graft money," actual or potential (1883), both Amer.Eng. slang, either or both based on bundle, or from Du. boedel "property."
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boodle definition

[ˈbudlæ]
  1. n.
    loot; the proceeds from a crime. (Underworld.) : All of the boodle was recovered in a suitcase.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
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Example sentences
They are supposed to have a pile of boodle stashed away.
The trial juries to pats up on the boodle cases in the courts must do their
  duty under the law.
It is not a boodle organ and it is not venting private spleen nor playing
  favorites.
The noise of the explosion awoke the town and the robbers were frightened away
  before they could secure any boodle.
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