funny-money

funny money

noun Slang.
1.
counterfeit currency.
2.
money from undisclosed or questionable sources.
3.
currency of little value, as of a nation whose currency has been artificially inflated or recently devaluated.
4.
any foreign currency.

Origin:
1940–45

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funny money
 
n
1.  a sum of money so large as to be considered unreal
2.  counterfeit money
3.  derogatory foreign currency

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