noun plural but singular or plural in construction Date: 1596 1. wealth 2. a wealthy person

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • moneybags — ► NOUN informal ▪ a wealthy person …   English terms dictionary

  • moneybags — n. <a nickname for a wealthy person.> □ When old moneybags does finally buy the farm, who gets the loot? □ When you get to be a big moneybags, don’t forget those you left behind …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • moneybags — rich person, loaded person    We used to call him moneybags. He always had money on him …   English idioms

  • moneybags — noun A wealthy person …   Wiktionary

  • moneybags — Synonyms and related words: Daddy Warbucks, affluence, assets, billionaire, bloated plutocrat, bottomless purse, bulging purse, capitalist, easy circumstances, embarras de richesses, fat cat, fortune, gold, handsome fortune, high income, high tax …   Moby Thesaurus

  • moneybags — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. tycoon, capitalist, banker; see financier , millionaire …   English dictionary for students

  • moneybags — mon|ey|bags [ˈmʌnibægz] n [singular] informal someone who has a lot of money used humorously …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • moneybags — mon|ey|bags [ mʌni,bægz ] noun singular HUMOROUS a rich person …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • moneybags — mÊŒnɪbægs n. rich person mÊŒnɪbæg n. money wallet, purse …   English contemporary dictionary

  • moneybags — plural noun [treated as sing.] informal a wealthy person …   English new terms dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”