money bag

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A bag with a dollar sign.

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money bag (plural money bags)

  1. A bag, normally with a drawstring, used for holding money.
  2. (in the plural) A wealthy person.
    • 1820, John Keats, "Isabell; or, The Pot of Basil", XVIII:
      How could these money-bags see east and west?—
      Yet so they did—and every dealer fair
      Must see behind, as doth the hunted hare.


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