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big money

noun
  1. large sums of moneythere's big money in professional golf
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mint, packet

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  • Co'se, w'en he do dis, Big-Money bleedz ter flinch; let 'lone dat, she bleedz ter jump.

    Nights With Uncle Remus

    Joel Chandler Harris

  • The man who trains today will hold down the big-money Radio job of the future.

  • Mrs. Prioleau of Memphis sent the writer a negro story in which the name "Big-Money" was vaguely used.

    Nights With Uncle Remus

    Joel Chandler Harris

  • In conversation one day with a negro, casual allusion was made to "Big-Money."

    Nights With Uncle Remus

    Joel Chandler Harris

  • No cops; no hopeless warfare against cunning smugglers; no battle with big-money corruption of officials.

    Revenge

    Arthur Porges