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.

  2. Etymology: from monetarius, from monetarius, from moneta

Webster Dictionary

  1. Monetaryadjective

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

  2. 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. Kalpana Kochhar:

    What Chinese authorities are doing is what the IMF has recommended for a long time, which is to allow markets to determine the exchange rate, one benefit is that loosening the (yuan's) link to the dollar gives Chinese authorities some independence to conduct their own monetary policy.

  2. Jerome Powell:

    You are seeing strong durable goods sales. You are seeing housing now contributing to growth for the first time in a while. And you are seeing retail sales, more broadly, monetary policy is also supporting household spending and home buying by keeping the labor market strong, keeping workers incomes rising, and keeping consumer confidence at high levels.

  3. Benoit Coeure:

    Market discipline is useful but I wouldn't see it as progress to shift monetary sovereignty from governments to private multinationals.

  4. Yanis Varoufakis:

    The International Monetary Fund repayments of course we are going to prioritize, we are not going to be the first country not to meet our obligations to International Monetary Fund.

  5. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew:

    An enforceable currency provision in our trade agreements could give our trading partners the power to challenge legitimate U.S. monetary policies needed to ensure strong employment and a healthy robust economy, an outcome we would find unacceptable.

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