funny money

noun

Definition of funny money

1 :artificially inflated currency
2 :counterfeit money

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First Known Use of funny money

1938


FUNNY MONEY Defined for English Language Learners

funny money

noun

Definition of funny money for English Language Learners

  • : fake money : counterfeit money


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