What does monetary mean?

Definitions for monetary
ˈmɒn ɪˌtɛr i, ˈmʌn-mon·e·ta·ry

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. monetary, pecuniaryadjective

    relating to or involving money

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

Wiktionary

  1. monetaryadjective

    Of, pertaining to, or consisting of money.

    Etymology: from monetarius, from monetarius, from moneta

Webster Dictionary

  1. Monetaryadjective

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

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

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Monetary

    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.

Editors Contribution

  1. Monetary

    Money related, the interest rate payable .

    gain a government's monetary policy.

    Submitted by anonymous on April 9, 2021  
  2. monetary

    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  

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

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of monetary in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of monetary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of monetary in a Sentence

  1. William Walker:

    Culturally significant artifacts are assigned a monetary value in the world's marketplaces in which they are traded, but the cultural and symbolic worth of these objects far surpasses any given dollar value to the nations to whom they rightfully belong. HSI is pleased that today's court action is a positive step toward returning this five-century old Christopher Columbus letter to the people of Italy.

  2. Michael Fredericks:

    We recently increased the fund's position in European high yield, a growing asset class with spreads near their widest levels in two years, the region's supportive monetary policy, corporate deleveraging and recovering economy bode well for these assets.

  3. Philip Lowe:

    We have the flexibility to adjust monetary policy in either direction as required, at the moment, the probabilities appear reasonably evenly balanced.

  4. Hiroshi Miyazaki:

    But the recent success in tourism has been due to the relaxing of visa requirements and a weakening yen. Now that the yen is rising, the BOJ's (Bank of Japan) monetary easing needs to accompany this plan for it to work.

  5. Kalpana Kochhar:

    One benefit is that loosening the (yuan's) link to the dollar gives Chinese authorities some independence to conduct their own monetary policy.

Images & Illustrations of monetary

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