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moola

or moo·lah

[ moo-luh ]
/ ˈmu lə /
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noun Slang.

money.

RELATED WORDS

cash, notes, dough, wad, cabbage, roll, bread, specie, dinero, coinage

Nearby words

moog, moog synthesizer, mooi, mook, mool, moola, moolah, mooli, mooloo, moolvee, moolvie

Origin of moola

An Americanism dating back to 1905–10; origin uncertain
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British Dictionary definitions for moolah

moolah

/ (ˈmuːlɑː) /

noun

a slang word for money
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Word Origin and History for moolah

moolah


n.

also moola, "money," c.1920, American English slang, of unknown origin.

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