1. A commodity, such as gold, or an officially issued coin or paper note that is legally established as an exchangeable equivalent of all other commodities, such as goods and services, and is used as a measure of their comparative values on the market.
2. The official currency, coins, and negotiable paper notes issued by a government.
3. Assets and property considered in terms of monetary value; wealth.
4. Pecuniary profit or loss:
He made money on the sale of his properties.
5. One's salary; pay:
It was a terrible job, but the money was good.
6. An amount of cash or credit:
raised the money for the new playground.
7. Often moneys or monies Sums of money, especially of a specified nature:
常作 moneys 或 monies 款项：金钱总数，尤指某一特定性质的：
state tax moneys; monies set aside for research and development.
8. A wealthy person, family, or group:
to come from old money; to marry into money.
9. According to one's opinion, choice, or preference:
For my money, it's not worth the trouble.
10. Slang Rich; affluent.
11. Sports Games Taking first, second, or third place in a contest on which a bet has been placed, such as a horserace.
【体育运动】 【游戏】 在已下赌注的比赛中，如赛马，处于第一、第二或第三位的
12. Exact; precise.
13. To place a bet on.
14. To live up to one's words; act according to one's own advice.
15. Middle English moneie
16. from Old French
17. from Latin mon?ta [mint, coinage]
源自 拉丁语 mon?ta [铸币厂，硬币]
18. from Mon?ta [epithet of Juno, temple of Juno of Rome where money was coined]
源自 Mon?ta [朱诺的别称，罗马朱诺铸造钱币的寺庙]