Definition of monetary in English:


Line breaks: mon¦et|ary
Pronunciation: /ˈmʌnɪt(ə)ri




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  • International Unions have monetarily supported political candidates that have openly supported free trade agreements that have cost thousands if not millions of good jobs.
  • As many barn owners would tell you, the cost of maintaining historic structures is high, not only monetarily but also as an investment of time and hard work.
  • Indeed, according to the Talmud, if you embarrass someone you have an obligation to compensate him monetarily, just the same as if you injured that person or damaged his property.


early 19th century: from French monétaire or late Latin monetarius, from Latin moneta 'money'.

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