Wordlist: Money basics - List 1

 

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

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        purse
        a small bag for carrying money
        money
        hard cash in the form of banknotes and coins; a generally accepted means of exchange and measure of value
        wallet
        a small case, often flat and often made of leather, for keeping money (especially paper money), credit cards, etc.
        pay
        to give money in exchange for goods or services
        pocket money
        a small sum of money given to a child, by a parent or guardian
        coin
        a piece of currency, usually metallic and in the shape of a disc, used as payment
        note
        a piece of paper money
         
         
         
         
         

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