black money

Econ
money circulating in the black economy in payment for goods and services

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  • black money — UK US noun [U] MONEY, ECONOMICS ► money that is made from illegal trade or criminal activity: »Tax authorities are trying to stop the flow of black money into undeclared bank accounts …   Financial and business terms

  • Black Money — is a novel by US American mystery writer Ross Macdonald. Published in 1966, it is, according to Matthew Bruccoli and other critics, among the most powerful of all Ross Macdonald s novels. It was his own personal choice as his best… …   Wikipedia

  • black money — n. income, esp. from illegal activities, not reported to the government so as to avoid paying taxes on it …   English World dictionary

  • Black Money — Proceeds, usually received in cash, from underground economic activity. Black money is earned through illegal activity and, as such, is not taxed. Recipients of black money must hide it, spend it only in the underground economy, or attempt to… …   Investment dictionary

  • black money — I. noun : base coin; especially : the coins issued as silver but containing a high alloy of base metal that were current in England especially in the 14th century II. noun : income (as from a black market or from gambling) that is not reported to …   Useful english dictionary

  • black money —    cash gained or used illegally    The proceeds of any vice, from bribery to prostitution and illegal gambling; also undeclared gains or profits on which tax has not been paid. Also as black cash, pounds, francs, dollars, marks, etc.:     Hasn t …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • black money — Inglish (Indian English) Dictionary Also black ; money that is untaxed and undocumented to the government …   English dialects glossary

  • Black Money — money gained illegally …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • black money — black′ mon′ey n. bus income earned surreptitiously and not reported to the government in an attempt to avoid paying taxes on it • Etymology: 1965–70 …   From formal English to slang

  • black money — illegally earned and not reported money …   English contemporary dictionary

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