He stands charged with unlawful, if not criminal, appropriation of gifts and moneys.
No moneys were at that time more insecure than those owing from the king.
All moneys arising from insurance of any exempt property when such property has been destroyed by fire.
And when you left you took with you the moneys that had been collected?
I had intended arranging your freedom, once the estate and moneys were divided, but not now.
We have moneys to exact if we would meet our necessary expenses.
No sooner had he attained a position of trust as manager of a touring company than he tampered with moneys intrusted to his care.
As to the moneys, Eccles have drawn eighty pound; there is forty remain to you.
On the house and property a distraint had been levied for moneys due which had not been paid.
Dey shall not have one kreutzer of my moneys; I can tell dem dat!
mid-13c., "coinage, metal currency," from Old French monoie "money, coin, currency; change" (Modern French monnaie), from Latin moneta "place for coining money, mint; coined money, money, coinage," from Moneta, a title or surname of the Roman goddess Juno, in or near whose temple money was coined; perhaps from monere "advise, warn" (see monitor (n.)), with the sense of "admonishing goddess," which is sensible, but the etymology is difficult. Extended early 19c. to include paper money.
It had been justly stated by a British writer that the power to make a small piece of paper, not worth one cent, by the inscribing of a few names, to be worth a thousand dollars, was a power too high to be entrusted to the hands of mortal man. [John C. Calhoun, speech, U.S. Senate, Dec. 29, 1841]To make money "earn pay" is first attested mid-15c. Highwayman's threat your money or your life first attested 1841. Phrase in the money (1902) originally meant "one who finishes among the prize-winners" (in a horse race, etc.). The challenge to put (one's) money where (one's) mouth is is first recorded 1942, American English. money-grub "one who is sordidly intent on amassing money" is from 1768. The image of money burning a hole in someone's pocket is attested from 1520s.
I am not interested in money but in the things of which money is the symbol. [Henry Ford]
bait money, black money, bug money, chicken feed, coin money, fall money, folding money, front money, funny money, green money, heavy money, in the money, a license to print money, mad money, make money hand over fist, on the money, put one's money where one's mouth is, right money, the smart money, soft money, throw money at something, tight money, white money