Definition of moneyed in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈmʌnɪd/
(also monied)


1Having much money; affluent: the industrial revolution created a new moneyed class
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  • 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 lifestyle
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  • 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?
rich, wealthy, affluent, cash rich, 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 street
British informal quids in
informal, dated in the chips, on velvet, oofy

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