Definitions for dollars-and-cents

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. considered strictly in terms of money:

    From a dollars-and-cents standpoint, the house is an excellent purchase.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

Origin of dollars-and-cents:

1835–45, Amer.


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