big money

big money
noun
a large sum of money (especially as pay or profit)
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she made a bundle selling real estate

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they sank megabucks into their new house

Syn: ↑pile, ↑bundle, ↑big bucks, ↑megabucks
Usage Domain:
slang, ↑cant, ↑jargon, ↑lingo, ↑argot, ↑patois, ↑vernacular
Hypernyms: ↑money

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big money same as ↑big bucks above.
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Main Entry:big

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big money UK US noun [uncountable] informal
a lot of money

You’ll never make big money unless you’re prepared to take risks.

Thesaurus: large amounts of moneysynonym

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