Translation of "money" - English-Korean dictionary


noun uk /ˈmʌn·i/

A1 [ no plural ] the coins or pieces of paper that are used for buying things

How much money have you got?
He spends all his money on clothes and music.
The company’s not making (= earning) any money at the moment.
be made of money

to be very rich

아주 부자인
No, you can’t have a new phone. I’m not made of money, you know.
money doesn’t grow on trees

said to warn someone to be careful how much money they spend, because there is only a limited amount

(돈이 나무에 달리는 것이 아니므로) 돈을 아껴써라
“Mum, I’d like a new bike.” “I’ll have to think about it – money doesn’t grow on trees, you know!”
money for old rope UK

money you get for doing something very easy

쉽게 번 돈
Babysitting is money for old rope if the children don’t wake up.

(Translation of “money” from the Cambridge English–Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)