Definition of mazuma in English:


Line breaks: ma¦zuma
Pronunciation: /məˈzuːmə


[mass noun] informal , chiefly US
  • Money; cash: the society does its best on limited mazuma
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    • 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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