dirty money

Definition of dirty money

  1. :  money earned in an illegal activity

Word by Word Definitions

dirtyplay
  1. :  not clean or pure

    :  likely to befoul or defile with a soiling substance (as mud, dust, or grime)

    :  contaminated with infecting organisms

  1. :  in a dirty (see 1dirty) manner: such as

    :  deceptively, underhandedly

    :  indecently

  1. :  to soil with a substance (as mud or grime) :  to make dirty (see 1dirty)

    :  to stain with dishonor :  sully

    :  to debase by distorting the real nature of

moneyplay
  1. :  something generally accepted as a medium of exchange, a measure of value, or a means of payment: such as

    :  officially coined or stamped metal currency

    :  money of account

  1. :  involving or reliable in a crucial situation


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