chunk of change

noun phrase
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of chunk of change

US, somewhat informal
: a lot of money
  • He spent a big/hefty chunk of change on that car.

Word by Word Definitions

chunk play
  1. : a short thick piece or lump (as of wood or coal)

  2. : a large noteworthy quantity or part

  3. : a strong thickset horse usually smaller than a draft horse

  1. : to make a dull plunging or explosive sound

  2. : to mishit (a golf ball or shot) by striking the ground behind the ball

  3. : to organize (separate units of information) into a single large unit that is retained in the memory and easily recalled

change play
  1. : to make different in some particular : alter

  2. : to make radically different : transform

  3. : to give a different position, course, or direction to

  1. : the act, process, or result of changing: such as

  2. : alteration

  3. : transformation


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