sum of money


sum of money
noun
a quantity of money (Freq. 1)
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he borrowed a large sum

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the amount he had in cash was insufficient

Syn: ↑sum, ↑amount, ↑amount of money
Hypernyms: ↑assets
Hyponyms:

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