Definitions for monetaryˈmɒn ɪˌtɛr i, ˈmʌn-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. monetary, pecuniary(adj)

    relating to or involving money

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


  1. monetary(Adjective)

    Of, pertaining to, or consisting of money.

  2. Origin: from monetarius, from monetarius, from moneta

Webster Dictionary

  1. Monetary(adj)

    of or pertaining to money, or consisting of money; pecuniary

  2. Origin: [L. monetarius belonging to a mint. See Money.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'monetary' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3355

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'monetary' in Adjectives Frequency: #468

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. India Governor Raghuram Rajan:

    Monetary stimulus has largely run its course.

  2. Chen Zhizhong:

    And monetary easing is no longer a factor in our discussions.

  3. Liu Haiying:

    The central bank needs more monetary easing measures to spur growth.

  4. Jens Weidmann:

    I share the concerns regarding monetary policy that is too loose for too long.

  5. Jeffrey Lacker:

    It's time to align our monetary policy with the significant progress we have made.

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