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  1. almighty dollar(Noun)

    (United States English, pejorative) The dollar, satirically characterized as a being a god

  2. Origin: Most sources hold this to be a coinage of Washington Irving, alluding to "Almighty God", although a Philadelphia newspaper also used the phrase at approximately the same time and Ben Jonson had used "almighty gold" in 1616 in Epistle to Elizabeth, Countess of Rutland.


  1. Almighty dollar

    Almighty dollar is an idiom often used to satirize an obsession for material wealth.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Almighty dollar

    the Almighty whom the Americans are charged with worshipping, first applied to them, it would seem, by Washington Irving.

Etymology and Origins

  1. Almighty Dollar

    For this expression we are indebted to Washington Irving, who in his sketch of “The Creole Village” (1837) spoke of it as “the great object of universal devotion throughout our land.”

How to pronounce almighty dollar?

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How to say almighty dollar in sign language?

  1. almightydollar


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of almighty dollar in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of almighty dollar in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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