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moola

[moo-luh] /ˈmu lə/
noun, Slang.
1.
Also, moolah.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10, Americanism; origin uncertain
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Examples for moolah
  • It was my accountant, approaching the table with his date, a cheap piece of foreign moolah.
British Dictionary definitions for moolah

moolah

/ˈmuːlɑː/
noun
1.
a slang word for money
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Word Origin and History for moolah
n.

also moola, "money," c.1920, American English slang, of unknown origin.

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Slang definitions & phrases for moolah

moola

noun

Money: So put a little moola in your portfolio and get yourself a cash cow/ He who rips off jazz makes mucho moolah

[1920+; origin unknown]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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