someone's money's worth

Definition of someone's money's worth

  1. :  as much as a person deserves because of the money he or she paid or the effort he or she made His new movie gives his fans their money's worth. He insisted on staying until the end of the show so that he could get his money's worth.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  some person :  somebody

  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. :  become

  1. :  having monetary or material value

    :  estimable

  1. :  monetary value

    :  the equivalent of a specified amount or figure

    :  the value of something measured by its qualities or by the esteem in which it is held

  1. :  equal in value to

    :  having assets or income equal to

    :  deserving of

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