money for old rope

Definition of money for old rope

British, informal

  1. :  money that is easily earned or gotten :  easy money

Word by Word Definitions

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

  1. :  dating from the remote past :  ancient

    :  persisting from an earlier time

    :  of long standing

ropeplay
  1. :  a large stout cord of strands of fibers or wire twisted or braided together

    :  a long slender strip of material used as rope

    :  a hangman's noose

  1. :  to bind, fasten, or tie with a rope or cord

    :  to partition, separate, or divide by a rope

    :  lasso


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