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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)

Sense 1pecuniary [BACK TO TOP]


Relating to or involving money

Classified under:

Relational adjectives (pertainyms)


monetary; pecuniary

Context examples:

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


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

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