dirty money

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of dirty money

: money earned in an illegal activity

Word by Word Definitions

dirty play
  1. : not clean or pure

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

  3. : contaminated with infecting organisms

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

  2. : deceptively, underhandedly

  3. : indecently

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

  2. : to stain with dishonor : sully

  3. : to debase by distorting the real nature of

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

  2. : officially coined or stamped metal currency

  3. : money of account

  1. : involving or reliable in a crucial situation


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