And what they do give away is—like the monies my wife and I donate—totally at their own discretion.
Counts two and three (the only one in which a verdict was reached) related to the monies Bunny Mellon gave in 2007 and 2008.
“Profits” were returned to early investors with monies from newer victims.
Combined with monies from PAWS and other sources, Rider received more than $190,000.
The money had been paid to Davis, and other monies had been used in other directions.
They brought me word he had sent his wife for the jewels and the rest of the monies.
Of monies to be taken up, or delivered on Botto-maria, commonly called Bomarie.
I could not take their lives, and therefore did I take their monies.
The bank having closed prior to the termination of the performance, the monies were all placed in the iron safe.
Sayer brought back the goodes and monies sent in that voyag.
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