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moneyed

or mon·ied

[ muhn-eed ]
/ ˈmʌn id /
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adjective
having much money; wealthy.
of or relating to the wealthy: moneyed interests.
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Origin of moneyed

First recorded in 1425–75; late Middle English; money, -ed3
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British Dictionary definitions for moneyed

moneyed

monied

/ (ˈmʌnɪd) /

adjective
having a great deal of money; rich
arising from or characterized by money
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