Meaning of new money in English:

new money


mass noun
  • 1Wealth that has been recently acquired, typically that which a person has earned rather than inherited.

    • ‘then came the new men with new money’
    1. 1.1People who have recently become wealthy, typically through earned income rather than an inheritance.
      • ‘criminals, entrepreneurs, politicians, gangsters, old money and new money—all hang out in the same places, united by cash not class’