Definitions for pecuniarypɪˈkyu niˌɛr i

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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. pecuniary(Adjective)

    Of, or relating to, money; monetary, financial.

  2. Origin: From pecuniarius, from pecunia.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pecuniary(adj)

    relating to money; monetary; as, a pecuniary penalty; a pecuniary reward

  2. Origin: [L. pecuniarius, fr. pecunia money, orig., property in cattle, fr. pecus cattle: cf. F. pcuniaire. See Fee, and cf. Peculiar.]

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