relating to or involving money
"monetary rewards"; "he received thanks but no pecuniary compensation for his services"
Of, pertaining to, or consisting of money.
Etymology: from monetarius, from monetarius, from moneta
of or pertaining to money, or consisting of money; pecuniary
Etymology: [L. monetarius belonging to a mint. See Money.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
mun′e-tar-i, adj. relating to money or moneyed affairs: consisting of money.—n. Monetisā′tion.—v.t. Mon′etise, to give the character of money to, to coin as money.—Monetary unit, the unit of currency—the pound sterling.
Relating to or involving currency or money.
The central bank has the role and responsibility to create monetary policy for the country and does so easily and effectively.Submitted by MaryC on April 3, 2020
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Rank popularity for the word 'monetary' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3355
Rank popularity for the word 'monetary' in Adjectives Frequency: #468
The numerical value of monetary in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of monetary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Examples of monetary in a Sentence
It's important for the Fed to be independent in its setting of monetary policy, we want to be non-political in terms of how we evaluate monetary policy because it actually leads to better policymaking.
MAS' monetary policy of a gradual appreciation of the nominal effective exchange rate of the Singapore dollar since 2010 has brought inflationary pressures under control.
The median forecast suggests conditions will improve by the end of the year with support from aggressive fiscal and monetary stimulus.
Monetary policy is working its way through the economy, growth is picking up. And inflation expectations have recovered from their trough.
Fixed-asset investment growth picked up due to stronger real estate investment, the economy still needs support from loose monetary policy and expansionary fiscal policy going forward. Apart from the expansion of the (budget) deficit to implement tax cuts, the central government needs to maintain infrastructure investment.
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