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money
American English: /ˈməni/
British English: /ˈmʌni/

Translation of money in Spanish:

noun plural monies or moneys

uncountable
  • 1 (dinero) I'll have to change some money
    tendré que cambiar dinero
    I didn't have any Mexican money
    no tenía moneda mexicana or dinero mexicano
    money in circulation for that money I would expect more
    por ese precio or dinero yo esperaría más
    satisfaction guaranteed or your money back
    si no queda satisfecho, le devolvemos el dinero
    it cost $300, but it was worth the money
    costó 300 dólares, pero valió la pena
    you get your money's worth at Gale's
    su dinero rinde más en Gale's
    I've had my money's worth out of this car
    le he sacado mucho jugo a este coche [colloquial]
    what's the money like where you work? [colloquial]
    ¿qué tal pagan donde trabajas? [colloquial]
    he's earning good money now
    ahora está ganando un buen sueldo or está ganando bien
    there's money in secondhand books
    los libros de segunda mano son un buen negocio
    she married money
    se casó con un hombre de dinero
    to come into money
    heredar dinero
    to lose money
    perder dinero
    how much money does he make a month?
    ¿cuánto gana or saca por mes?
    they make money out of other people's misfortunes
    hacen dinero de la desgracia ajena
    their European operation is making a lot of money
    su operación europea está dando mucho or produciendo grandes beneficios
    she made her money by playing the stock market
    hizo dinero especulando en la bolsa
    to put money into something
    invertir or poner dinero en algo
    I wouldn't put any money on the success of the venture
    yo no apostaría por el éxito de la empresa
    to throw money around/away
    despilfarrar/tirar el dinero
    money isn't everything
    el dinero no lo es todo (en la vida)
    el dinero no hace la felicidad
    that's something money can't buy
    eso es algo que no se puede comprar (con dinero)
    you pay(s) your money and you take(s) your choice
    es a gusto del consumidor
    your money or your life
    la bolsa o la vida
    for my money [colloquial]
    para mí
    it's money for jam o for old rope (British English)
    es dinero regalado
    to be in the money (person)
    estar forrado [colloquial]
    (horse/dog) (clasificarse en primer, segundo o tercer lugar)
    to be made of money
    nadar en la abundancia
    tener mucho dinero
    to have money to burn
    tener dinero de sobra
    you must have money to burn
    debes tener dinero de sobra
    te debe (de) sobrar el dinero
    to put one's money where one's mouth is [colloquial]
    obrar de acuerdo a sus ( or mis etc) opiniones
    to spend money like water
    gastar dinero como si fuera agua
    to throw good money after bad
    seguir tirando dinero (a la basura)
    (the love of) money is the root of all evil
    el dinero es el origen de todos los males
    money talks
    poderoso caballero es don Dinero
    (before noun) money economy
    economía (feminine) monetaria
    Example sentences
    • We can borrow money from the European pool of savings at no incremental cost to ourselves.
    • Use a debit card such as Laser which allows you to draw from money in your current account.
    • Councillors feel it would not be an appropriate use of council tax payers' money.
  • 2
    also: monies o, moneys plural
    (Finance, Law)
    sumas (feminine plural) de dinero
    Example sentences
    • I am not for turning all Social Security moneys over to the private sector.
    • A blend of user fees, grants and existing moneys should be used to fund this development.
    • They could be moved back with the assistance of a fund comprised of moneys deducted from U.S. loan guarantees.

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