Definition of moolah in English:

Share this entry

moolah

Pronunciation: /ˈmuːlə/
(also moola)

noun

[mass noun] informal
Money.
Example sentences
  • I now owe frightening sums of moolah, but should be able to clear my credit cards, thereby reducing my monthly repayment costs considerably.
  • People who have got used to that sort of moolah rolling in, without having to lift a finger for it, are reluctant to give it up.
  • And I'm hoping these contracts start to bring in the extra moolah which I'll need to fulfil my travelling desires later this year.

Origin

1930s (originally US): of unknown origin.

Words that rhyme with moolah

chermoula, cooler, hula, Petula, ruler, Shula, Tallulah, Tula

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: moo¦lah

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.