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English definition of “money”


noun [U]     /ˈmʌni/
A1 the coins or banknotes (= pieces of paper with values ) that are used to buy things: How much money have you got? It costs a lot of money to buy a house . He spends all his money on clothess. The company's not making (= earning ) any money at the moment . → See also pocket moneySavings, interest and capitalForms of money and methods of payment
(Definition of money noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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