from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or relating to money.
  • adj. Of or relating to a nation's currency or coinage.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of, pertaining to, or consisting of money.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to money, or consisting of money; pecuniary.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to money; consisting of money.
  • Financial.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. relating to or involving money


Late Latin monētārius, from Latin monēta, money, mint; see money.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
from Late Latin monetarius ("pertaining to money"), from Latin monetarius ("of a mint"), from Latin moneta ("mint", "coinage") (Wiktionary)



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