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money talks

Definition of money talks in English:

proverb Wealth gives power and influence to those who possess it.
Example sentences
  • I twisted Billy's statement to demonstrate that money talks, and therefore gives its bearer power that others lack.
  • I know money talks but at the end of the day it is always going to be the player's choice as to where he plays his rugby.
  • The state of the union is that money talks and public policy is sold to the highest bidder.
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