Entry from British & World English dictionary
noun[mass noun] British informal
A ridiculously large amount of money: I do wish people would spend time planning their marriage rather than spending silly money on their wedding day
More example sentences
- We've all heard about cases of silly money being asked for rights to certain films.
- Some companies were prepared to pay silly money just to tie up business with the big networks.
- But nobody is forcing club chairmen to pay silly money for mediocre players.
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