Definitions of Moneys

  1. of Money

Usage examples for Moneys

  1. Her horror at observing Mr. Vandeford, who sat between her and the narrow aisle take various moneys from his pocket to defend himself from successive hunters, made her pale, and the moment the lights were flashed on again she rose to go. – Blue-grass and Broadway by Maria Thompson Daviess
  2. When they form themselves into companies and vote the lands and moneys of the people to themselves, they violate their trust, and instead of protecting the people, plunder them, and divide the spoils. – Monopolies and the People by D. C. Cloud
  3. You did not feel humiliated when you imagined that it was to me you owed some moneys which you have been honestly paying off. – Kenelm Chillingly, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  4. Jack assented gravely to the further proposition that he was to keep a strict account of all the moneys he advanced her, and that she was to repay him out of the proceeds of her first pictures. – A Protegee of Jack Hamlin's and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  5. We got many blankets and baskets and moneys for Kalitan Tyee. – Kalitan, Our Little Alaskan Cousin by Mary F. Nixon-Roulet
  6. Jake was to have charge of all moneys received, the six hundred dollars was to be repaid from profits of the venture. – Watch Yourself Go By by Al. G. Field
  7. Mary seems to have lived long; and her husband pressed her claims in London, so that, when Henry Ellis was made governor of the Province, he was authorized, in 1759, to sell the islands of Ossabaw and Sapelo, as well as other Indian lands near Savannah, and out of the moneys received to settle the demands of the Bosomworths, and to give them a title to the Island of St. Catharine, which they had settled and improved. – Stories Of Georgia 1896 by Joel Chandler Harris
  8. Von time Jeem and Fred vill come in ze America, and ven zey come, you vill give ze big money to Jeem, and ze leetle moneys to Fred; and you vill tell zem dot I have go im Himmel mit my moder, and mit ze baby, and mit Meme. – Stories of Childhood by Various
  9. At that time I was under age, but my guardians opposed his application to the courts, and demanded an account of the moneys already in his hands. – The Triumphs of Eugène Valmont by Robert Barr
  10. After we have eaten you shall hand them over to me together with the moneys that have been paid in by the silk and cotton merchants. – The Outcaste by F. E. Penny
  11. So great was the amount of accounts for moneys advanced during the late war, in addition to others of a previous date which in the regular operations of the Government necessarily remained unsettled, that it required a considerable length of time for their adjustment. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  12. From him indeed he met with rougher treatment than he had looked for; for the old man made the diligent stewardship of these trust- moneys a point of honor, to the end that when he should give an account of them before the city council it might be seen, by the greatness of the sum, how wise and well advised he had been in getting increase. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  13. Parliament approved certain persons to set forth ships at their own expense to defend the realm in 1643. They were allowed to keep any ships, goods, ammunition, or moneys they seized. – Our Legal Heritage, 4th Ed. by S. A. Reilly
  14. C., who pretends to exercise authority over these moneys, will I fear persist in withholding them, till he obliges me to lay a second complaint before the Minister against him, and if I am reduced to the necessity of this step, he will not come off so well as he has hitherto done, on the score of betraying secrets. – The Diplomatic Correspondence of the American Revolution, Vol. IX by Various
  15. We have drawn on the European horde as upon an international bank, but we have absolutely controlled the disposition of the moneys borrowed. – The World Decision by Robert Herrick
  16. The contents for the most part were expected, and related to her work in Vienna, the disposition of moneys she had sent over, and the usual clamoring for more. – Black Oxen by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
  17. He then states, " that, an inquiry having been made by the present Supreme Council of Bengal respecting the conduct of the members of the last administration, several charges have been made, stating moneys very improperly received by Mr. Hastings during the time of the late administration: amongst these is one of his having received 150, 000 rupees of Munny Begum, the guardian of the Nabob, who is an infant." – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. X. (of 12) by Edmund Burke
  18. Now, therefor, he was fain to live on the same wise, and this he deemed was right and seemly, inasmuch as he took the moneys which I gave him as half the clear profits of the Im Hoff trade, which were his by right. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers