long green

noun Slang.
paper money; cash.

Origin:
1890–95, Americanism

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and long green
  1. n.
    money; much money. : Man, that must have cost you some long bread! , How much long green I gotta lay down for that car?
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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Example sentences
And there it was: a thin metal tube, with a long green wire protruding and sticking into the pavement, almost certainly a bomb.
Long green insects are eating the leaves off my tree.
In some years, bean plants may be injured by inch long green wiggling caterpillars that riddle the leaves.
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