Definition of mazuma in English:

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Pronunciation: /məˈzo͞omə/


informal, chiefly US
Money; cash.
Example sentences
  • The mazuma has changed hands now.
  • Across the line, it's all still pie and ice cream and mazuma.
  • He seems to be raking in the mazuma.


Early 20th century: Yiddish, from Hebrew mĕzummān, from zimmēn 'prepare'.

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Syllabification: ma·zu·ma

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