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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Money or wealth that is usually regarded with disapproval.

Usage examples (37)
  • Immortal gods, I crave no pelf; I pray for no man but myself;
  • They may talk as they please about what they call pelf,
  • For pelf, silly pelf, they may brave the rude sea;
  • "Me have elf, work for pelf," the golem translated. for more
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