pecuniary
pe·cu·ni·ary /pi-'kyü-nē-ˌer-ē/ adj: consisting of, measured in, or relating to money
pecuniary damages

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

pecuniary
I adjective budgetary, economic, economical, fiducial, fiduciary, financial, fiscal, monetary, numismatical, nummary, pecuniarius, sumptuary associated concepts: pecuniary advantage, pecuniary damages, pecuniary gain, pecuniary injury, pecuniary interest, pecuniary legacy, pecuniary loss, pecuniary profit II index commercial, financial, fiscal, monetary

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


pecuniary
adj.
Related to money; financial.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


pecuniary
Relating to money. For example, a pecuniary award as an award of money.
Category: Small Claims Court & Lawsuits

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.


pecuniary
adj. Having to do with, or relating to, money.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.


pecuniary
Monetary; relating to money; financial; consisting of money or that which can be valued in money.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


pecuniary
Monetary; relating to money; financial; consisting of money or that which can be valued in money.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

pecuniary
adj.
   relating to money, as in "pecuniary loss."

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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  • pecuniary — pe‧cu‧ni‧a‧ry [pɪˈkjuːniəri ǁ nieri] adjective LAW connected with or consisting of money: • He did not cause the company to suffer any pecuniary loss. * * * pecuniary UK US /pɪˈkjuːnjəri/ US  /pɪˈkjuːnieri/ adjective FORMAL LAW ► …   Financial and business terms

  • Pecuniary — Pe*cun ia*ry, a. [L. pecuniarius, fr. pecunia money, orig., property in cattle, fr. pecus cattle: cf. F. p[ e]cuniaire. See {Fee}, and cf. {Peculiar}.] 1. Relating to money; monetary; as, a pecuniary penalty; a pecuniary reward. Burke. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pecuniary — [pi kyo͞o′nē er΄ē] adj. [L pecuniarius < pecunia, money < pecus, cattle: see FEE] 1. of or involving money 2. involving a money penalty, or fine [a pecuniary offense] SYN. FINANCIAL pecuniarily adv …   English World dictionary

  • pecuniary — c.1500, from L. pecuniarius pertaining to money, from pecunia money, property, wealth, from pecu cattle, flock, from PIE root *peku (Cf. Skt. pasu cattle, Goth. faihu money, fortune, O.E. feoh cattle, money ). Livestock was the measure of wealth… …   Etymology dictionary

  • pecuniary — *financial, monetary, fiscal …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • pecuniary — [adj] financial banking, budgeting, business, economic, fiscal, monetary; concept 334 …   New thesaurus

  • pecuniary — ► ADJECTIVE formal ▪ of or relating to money. ORIGIN Latin pecuniarius, from pecunia money …   English terms dictionary

  • pecuniary — /pakyuwn(i)yariy/ Monetary; relating to money; financial; consisting of money or that which can be valued in money. As to pecuniary consideration pecuniary damages pecuniary legacy; see those titles @ pecuniary benefits Benefits that can be… …   Black's law dictionary

  • pecuniary — pecuniarily /pi kyooh nee air i lee/, adv. /pi kyooh nee er ee/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to money: pecuniary difficulties. 2. consisting of or given or exacted in money or monetary payments: pecuniary tributes. 3. (of a crime, violation, etc.)… …   Universalium

  • pecuniary — [[t]pɪkju͟ːniəri, AM eri[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n Pecuniary means concerning or involving money. [FORMAL] She denies obtaining a pecuniary advantage by deception. Syn: monetary …   English dictionary

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