metal money

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n metal money coins collectively
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Usage

In literature:

Another method would be for the world parliament to issue metal and paper money, using the labor unit instead of gold as the basis of value.
"The Next Step" by Scott Nearing
He had a dim idea that the metal he had found was worth a great deal of money, but he hardly cared to know how much.
"Two Arrows" by William O. Stoddard
Nearly all of the metals were used for money at various times.
"History of Human Society" by Frank W. Blackmar
The precious metals gained preference as a universal money commodity, but still uncoined and exchanged merely by dead weight.
"The Origin of the Family Private Property and the State" by Frederick Engels
If this is true for metal coins still more so is it for paper money which in itself has no value whatever.
"An Example of Communal Currency" by J. Theodore Harris
He has ordered your boy money, men, metals and powder without stint to work with.
"The Only Woman in the Town" by Sarah J. Prichard
This government has a mint, and coin their own money, which contains ten per cent of silver mixed with other metal.
"Journal of Voyages" by Jacob Dunham
I'll split any metal money and plate with them.
"Caribbee" by Thomas Hoover
It meant the labor-cost of producing the money metal.
"The Value of Money" by Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
As I mentioned a page or two back, the metal money disappeared and paper sank to one-sixth of its face-value.
"A Prisoner in Turkey" by John Still
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In news:

Why doesn't the Water Department get the money for selling off the scrap metal to save us the pain.
You'd not only save money, you'd save metal and the planet.
Sheet Metal Workers' Local 36 demonstrated its dedication to the community by recently donating time and money to the St Vincent Home for Children and the Stray Rescue of St Louis.
Sheet Metal Workers' Local 36 demonstrated its dedication to the community by recently donating time and money to the St Vincent Home for Children and the Stray Rescue of St Louis.
Sugar beets are the most consistently profitable crop Kragnes raises, and when he hears the thump of beets hitting the metal truck box, for him it's the sound of money.
If the numbers you stamp on the coins reflect the exact value of the precious metals inside, then manufacturing the coins is a money-losing proposition.
You had inexpensive land, people coming in with the funny money loans and the developers put the peddle to the metal.
When the new state legislature convenes in January, one of the proposals on the table may be more money for sting operations to combat metal thefts.
An Everett store clerk was beaten with a metal pipe last week by a robber who took off with all the store's money.
The fatal shooting of two students at Thomas Jefferson High School has spotlighted a long-seething three-way dispute over how much money to spend on metal detectors to scan students for weapons.
Catholic Charities raises money with scrap metal .
Catholic Charities raises money with scrap metal.
Nacogdoches — Two people are caught in the act of stealing for scrap metal money, thanks to a watchful neighbor.
Hurt by a downturn in the aerospace sector, the Titanium Metals Corporation announced the departure of top managers last week and said it would cut 250 jobs in a reorganization intended to save money.
Titanium Metals Corp. About To Put More Money In Your Pocket.
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