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coffer

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of coffer

  1. 1 a specially reinforced container to keep valuables safe <kept the jewels in a locked coffer> Synonyms safe, safe-deposit box, strongboxRelated Words lockbox; vault; locker, storeroom, treasury; box, caddy, case, casket, chest, footlocker, locker, trunk

  2. 2 coffers pl  available money <let me see what's in the household coffers and I'll get back to you about making a donation> Synonyms bankroll, coffers, exchequer, finances, pocket, resources, wherewithalRelated Words shirt; bread [slang], cash, chips, currency, dough, gold, jack [slang], legal tender, lucre, pelf, scratch [slang], tender, wampum; assets, capital, deep pockets, fortune, means, opulence, riches, roll, substance, wealth; purse, treasury; cash flow; financingNear Antonyms debts, liabilities; indebtedness





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