monkeynoun [ C ]us uk /ˈmʌŋ.ki/
monkey noun [ C ] (ANIMAL)
- What's the difference between an ape and a monkey?
- In the first question you had to name three types of monkey.
- Using a bunch of bananas, the zoo-keeper persuaded the monkey back into its cage.
- Bored out of its mind, the monkey stares out of the cage with unseeing eyes.
monkey noun [ C ] (CHILD)
monkey noun [ C ] (MONEY)
› UK slang £500