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lucre

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1 something (as pieces of stamped metal or printed paper) customarily and legally used as a medium of exchange, a measure of value, or a means of payment

  • foreign coins are not acceptable lucre in most vending machines in this country
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bread [slang], bucks, cabbage [slang], cash, change, chips, coin, currency, dough, gold, green, jack [slang], kale [slang], legal tender, lolly [British], long green [slang], loot, money, moola (or moolah) [slang], needful, pelf, scratch [slang], shekels (also sheqels), tender, wampum

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2 the amount of money left when expenses are subtracted from the total amount received

  • the restaurant owner raised prices in the hope of bringing in more lucre, but it only drove the customers away
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