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If we was buried to-morrow they'd mark him 'Pecunious' and me 'Impecunious.'

This hunting after pecunious strangers is so systematically carried on that it might be dignified by the name of a science.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., from Latin pecuniosus "abounding in money," from pecunia "money" (see pecuniary). Related: Pecuniously; pecuniousness.

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