Meaning of “money talks” in the English Dictionary

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"money talks" in British English

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money talks

saying

said about people or organizations that are rich, and can therefore get or do what they want

(Definition of “money talks” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"money talks" in American English

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money talks

wealthy people receive special treatment or have more power and influence:

Unfortunately, in this town money talks, and if you don't have money you can forget it.

(Definition of “money talks” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)