king's ransom


king's ransom

noun

Definition of KING'S RANSOM

a very large amount of money <that enormous diamond ring must have cost a king's ransom>
Synonyms big bucks, bomb [British], boodle, bundle, earth, king's ransom, megabucks, mint, packet [chiefly British], pile, wad

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