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big money

n
large sums of money: there's big money in professional golf.
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Noun1.big money - a large sum of money (especially as pay or profit)big money - a large sum of money (especially as pay or profit); "she made a bundle selling real estate"; "they sank megabucks into their new house"
jargon, lingo, patois, argot, vernacular, slang, cant - a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don't speak our lingo"
money - wealth reckoned in terms of money; "all his money is in real estate"
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References in classic literature ?
People paid Tamoszius big money to come and make music on state occasions; and also they would invite him to parties and festivals, knowing well that he was too good-natured to come without his fiddle, and that having brought it, he could be made to play while others danced.
And nothing would have happened anyway, if it hadn't been for that big money panic in Wall Street.
There's big money in it, but I presume that don't affect you any.
We have to stop the influx of big money into politics.
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The Blues spent big money to sign the Colombian international this summer from Barcelona.
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Breaking Big Money's Grip on America provides convincing evidence to support this view and explores how a nationwide Democracy Movement can overcome the ruling status of Big Money and convert our government into one that instead serves the true needs and desires of the American people.