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What does 'in the money' mean?



 
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What does 'in the money' mean? #1 (permalink) Wed Aug 11, 2010 2:27 am   What does 'in the money' mean?
 

English Idioms and Expressions, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #8 "Money to burn", question 3

She's a really happy woman now because for once she's in the money.

(a) spending a lot of money
(b) spending money quickly
(c) got money to spend
(d) got a little money

English Idioms and Expressions, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #8 "Money to burn", answer 3

She's a really happy woman now because for once she's got money to spend.

Correct answer: (c) got money to spend
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What does 'in the money' mean? #2 (permalink) Wed Aug 11, 2010 6:19 am   What does 'in the money' mean?
 

The answer is included in your quote.

To be in the money is to have lots of money to spend!

I wish I were in the money! ;-)
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