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  • money
    • money[ˈmʌni](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • hard cash in the form of banknotes and coins; a generally accepted means of exchange and measure of value
    • Example:
      • Before colonial times cowry shells imported from Mauritius were used as money in Western Africa.
  • pocket money
    • pocket money(uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a small sum of money given to a child, by a parent or guardian
    • Example:
      • His parents gave him a two dollars pocket money each week.
      • Synonym(s):
        allowance
  • purse
    • purse, purses[pɜː(ɹ)s](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a small bag for carrying money
    • Example:
      • She always carried her brown purse with her.
      • Synonym(s):
        pocketbook
  • wallet
    • wallet, wallets['wɒlɪt](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a small case, often flat and often made of leather, for keeping money (especially paper money), credit cards, etc.
    • Example:
      • He couldn't find his wallet when he was at the cashier.
      • Synonym(s):
        billfold
    • buy, bought, bought[baɪ](irregular verb)
    • Definition:
      • to obtain (something) in exchange for money or goods
    • Example:
      • I bought a new car.
      • Synonym(s):
        purchase
      • Antonym(s):
        sell, vend
      • Homophone(s):
        bi, bye, by
  • pay
    • pay[peɪ](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to give money in exchange for goods or services
    • Example:
      • He paid him to clean the place.
    • spend, spent, spent[spɛnd](irregular verb)
    • Definition:
      • to consume, to exhaust money for something
    • Example:
      • I spend a lot of money on coffee each day.
    • lend money to(Chunk)
    • Example:
      • My parents lent money to me, so I could buy a new car.
    • afford[ʌˈfoɹd](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to buy something without loss or too great injury
    • Example:
      • We can only afford to buy a small car at the moment.
    • borrow money from(Chunk)
    • Example:
      • My friend borrowed money from me and never gave it back.
  • coin
    • coin, coins[kɔɪn](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a piece of currency, usually metallic and in the shape of a disc, used as payment
    • Example:
      • The coins were of differing origin and size - doubloons, and louis d'ors, and guineas, and pieces of eight...
  • note
    • note, notes[nəʊt](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a piece of paper money
    • Example:
      • I didn't have any coins to pay with, so I used a note.
      • Synonym(s):
        bill (AE)
    • currency, currencies[ˈkɝ.ən.si](noun)
    • Definition:
      • money or another item used to facilitate transactions; coins and banknotes, which comprise the physical aspects of a nation's money supply
    • Example:
      • Several countries use the same currency (e.g., the Euro).
 

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          money
          hard cash in the form of banknotes and coins; a generally accepted means of exchange and measure of value
          purse
          a small bag for carrying money
          note
          a piece of paper money
          borrow money from
          pay
          to give money in exchange for goods or services
          coin
          a piece of currency, usually metallic and in the shape of a disc, used as payment
          buy
          to obtain (something) in exchange for money or goods
          wallet
          a small case, often flat and often made of leather, for keeping money (especially paper money), credit cards, etc.
          afford
          to buy something without loss or too great injury
          spend
          to consume, to exhaust money for something
          pocket money
          a small sum of money given to a child, by a parent or guardian
          lend money to
          currency
          money or another item used to facilitate transactions; coins and banknotes, which comprise the physical aspects of a nation's money supply
           
           
           
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          purse
          a small bag for carrying money
          note
          a piece of paper money
          money
          hard cash in the form of banknotes and coins; a generally accepted means of exchange and measure of value
          coin
          a piece of currency, usually metallic and in the shape of a disc, used as payment
          wallet
          a small case, often flat and often made of leather, for keeping money (especially paper money), credit cards, etc.
          pocket money
          a small sum of money given to a child, by a parent or guardian
          pay
          to give money in exchange for goods or services
           
           
           
         
         

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