- 1Having much money; affluent: the industrial revolution created a new moneyed classMore example sentences
- Mainstream films, in the end, always look like lifestyle advertisements, flaunting cover-model babes, expensive cars and other trappings of the monied classes.
- Well I think - we used to think of elites as kind of the monied class.
- And the upper class of Bahamians are monied families who have made their money illegitimately and then tried to buy respect.
- 1.1Characterized by affluence: a moneyed lifestyleMore example sentences
rich, wealthy, affluent, well-to-do, well off, with deep pockets, prosperous, in clover, opulent, of means, of substance• informal in the money, rolling in it, rolling in money, loaded, stinking/filthy rich, well heeled, flush, made of money, in/on easy streetBritish • informal quids in
- The press is the hired agent of a monied system, and set up for no other purpose than to tell lies where their interests are involved.
- I remembered a beautiful little pub behind the Union Chapel called the Compton Arms - like a country boozer in the middle of a monied part of north London.
- For instance, exactly how many movies - a far more vast, monied and powerful medium with an enormous number of admirers - have truly altered the course of human events?