old money definition

  • noun:
    • The inherited wealth of established upper-class households.
    • A person, family, or lineage possessing inherited wide range: hitched old money.
    • Families which were rich for years or members of these types of people.
    • The financial system used in great britain before decimalisation (1971) and consisting of pounds, shillings, pence and farthings.
    • The imperial system of measurement, instead of the metric system.
    • the hereditary wealth of set up upper-class households

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