Definition of “pecuniary” - English Dictionary


“pecuniary” in Business English

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uk /pɪˈkjuːnjəri/ us /pɪˈkjuːnieri/ formal LAW

relating to money:

pecuniary advantage/benefit/interest Prosecution lawyers argued that the Chairman had a pecuniary interest in the deal.
pecuniary gain/loss An accountant may have to calculate past and future pecuniary loss.

(Definition of “pecuniary” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)