Definition of moolah in English:

moolah

(also moola)

Pronunciation /ˈmo͞olä/ /ˈmulɑ/

noun

informal
  • Money.

    • ‘There is no secret that the NFL is big money, and Super Bowl week is all about the moola.’
    • ‘For some reason, this year I found myself enjoying the little moments when a corporate executive would come out, awkwardly plug his company and proudly present me with a check for some vast amount of moola.’
    • ‘Given that we live in a society which will not let retirees starve, and given that retirees need a lot of moola to stay alive, forced savings is inevitable.’
    • ‘That's a total of $740,000 in canned-fruit moola from just two large contributors.’
    • ‘‘Why doesn't the film have a distributor? ‘they'd demand, and be shocked when my fellow critics told them the truth: The real stumbling block isn't censorship but moola.’
    • ‘‘I'm getting some big moola from the car insurance,’ Gary winked at his bewildered aunt and uncle, ‘so I need to borrow your car to get to LA.’’
    • ‘As long as they're unconscious, I say we swipe their moola, and go get some food.’
    • ‘You'll be sporting the latest trend and she'll think you dished out major moola!’
    • ‘If payments are simple, priced right and perceived as secure, maybe there'd be more moola flowing into artist's pockets.’
    • ‘And you know, not to be cynical, maybe that's all we need to be truly happy, enough moola to buy anything we want or need, to keep us comfortable until we shuffle off this mortal coil.’
    • ‘He was raised well and certainly with some moola.’
    • ‘So when I saw this one I shelled out the moola and got it.’
    • ‘I just sat there and stared back and forth from my largely impressive pile of moola and then to Andy, who was doing the same.’
    cash, hard cash, ready money

Origin

1930s (originally US): of unknown origin.