noun, British slang
ack·​ers | \ ˈa-kərz How to pronounce ackers (audio) \

Definition of ackers

: cash, money Your choice of hotel will be determined by budget. If you have the ackers the Radisson SAS Style Hotel in the heart of Vienna is comfortable, friendly and very central.— Carmel Stewart, Birmingham Evening Mail, 10 Sept. 2008

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First Known Use of ackers

1939, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ackers

earlier acker, akka, British military argot name for the Egyptian piaster, of unknown origin

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“Ackers.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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