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PECUNIARY

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does pecuniary mean? 

PECUNIARY (adjective)
  The adjective PECUNIARY has 1 sense:

1. relating to or involving money

  Familiarity information: PECUNIARY used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


PECUNIARY (adjective)


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Meaning:

Relating to or involving money

Classified under:

Relational adjectives (pertainyms)

Synonyms:

monetary; pecuniary

Context examples:

monetary rewards / he received thanks but no pecuniary compensation for his services

Pertainym:

money (the most common medium of exchange; functions as legal tender)


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