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moneybag

[muhn-ee-bag] /ˈmʌn iˌbæg/
noun
1.
a bag for money.
2.
moneybags, (used with a singular verb) a very wealthy or extravagant person.
Origin
1555-1565
1555-65; 1940-45 for def 2; money + bag
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  • He took two thousand dollars out of the moneybag and stuffed it in his pockets because this is how a club owner walks into a room.
  • moneybag centerpieces added to the theme and giant property cards hung from the walls.

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