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I don’t do this job for monetary reward.
  relating to or involving money


relating to a nation’s money supply
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  • I don’t do this job for monetary reward.
  • monetary policy
  • After all, she did not understand what I meant when I explained that the monetary value of the art meant nothing to me.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Longest Ride
  • The IPO raised $3 billion, unprecedented but not unexpected, and with all monetary concerns behind him, and with Stenton and Bailey aboard, Ty was free to float, to hide, to disappear.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle

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  • Many of the states that do authorize some monetary aid severely limit the amount of compensation.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • She hadn’t had the heart to tell the doctor that yet, though, and the guilt clawed at her upon seeing a new monetary deposit every morning.
    Marissa Meyer  --  Cinder
  • That many of the people are ’outside the monetary sector’?
    V.S. Naipaul  --  A Bend in the River
  • He’s writing this letter, he says, from the top of a tree, where he’s watching the football game over the stadium wall—cheaper than buying a ticket—and eating a peanut butter sandwich, cheaper than eating in a restaurant: he doesn’t like monetary transactions.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Cat’s Eye
  • Her monetary transactions were tracked, and her landlord was regularly questioned.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • The Rostovs’ monetary affairs had not improved during the two years they had spent in the country.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace

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  • Fache probably will be offering a monetary reward.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • Even the monetary dues were voluntary.
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • Ministering wasn’t a profession where people made a lot of money, but of course ministers weren’t in it for monetary gain, they were in it for the long haul, if you know what I mean.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  A Walk to Remember
  • "It’s just been my experience that some kinds of working relationships are better motivated by fear than by monetary gain."
    Stephenie Meyer  --  Breaking Dawn
  • What’s your estimate of the monetary damage?
    Carl Hiassen  --  Hoot
  • They are enshrined in the hearts of all loyal Southerners, and no one begrudges them the scant monetary returns they make for their risks.
    Margaret Mitchell  --  Gone with the Wind
  • Comfort and an easy life, for instance; the feeling of power and respect, perhaps; monetary gain-perhaps all of these things.
    Ken Kesey  --  One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
  • "For a small monetary donation …. "continued the young man.
    Amy Tan  --  The Joy Luck Club
  • SOLARI: official monetary unit of the Imperium, its purchasing power set at quatricentennial negotiations between the Guild, the Landsraad, and the Emperor.
    Frank Herbert  --  Dune
  • He’d taught seminars and written articles and had been interviewed on CNN about measuring the effects of pleasure and good fortune on a monetary scale-and yet he’d been at a loss when it came to figuring out what Lacy would enjoy.
    Jodi Picoult  --  Nineteen Minutes
  • An important condition was the transition from a subsistence economy to a monetary economy.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World
  • That was the monetary goal set by Treasury for the Seventh Bond Tour.
    James Bradley  --  Flags of Our Fathers
  • Walter Lee can be rescued from the monetary crisis he has brought upon the family; all he has to do is admit that he’s not the equal of the white residents who don’t want him moving in, that his pride and self-respect, his identity, can be bought.
    Thomas C. Foster  --  How to Read Literature Like a Professor
  • But a step in the required direction it was beyond yea or nay and both monetarily and mentally it contained no reflection on his dignity in the smallest and it often turned in uncommonly handy to be handed a cheque at a muchneeded moment when every little helped.
    James Joyce  --  Ulysses
  • He also undertook cases in which there was a little or no monetary reward sheerly because the problem involved interested him.
    Agatha Christie  --  Early Cases Of Hercule Poirot
  • The better class of minds, however, did not need to be informed that the Powlers were an ancient stock, who could trace themselves so exceedingly far back that it was not surprising if they sometimes lost themselves — which they had rather frequently done, as respected horse-flesh, blind-hookey, Hebrew monetary transactions, and the Insolvent Debtors’ Court.
    Charles Dickens  --  Hard Times
  • The victim also has the chance to receive answers to any lingering questions about the crime, and to be directly involved in trying to develop a plan for the offender to pay back a debt if possible—emotional or monetary.
    Jodi Picoult  --  Change of Heart
  • But he could not manage finance: he knew values well, but he had no keenness of imagination for monetary results in the shape of profit and loss: and having ascertained this to his cost, he determined to give up all forms of his beloved "business" which required that talent.
    George Eliot  --  Middlemarch
  • But to men of Mr. Deane’s stamp, what goes on among the young people is as extraneous to the real business of life as what goes on among the birds and butterflies, until it can be shown to have a malign bearing on monetary affairs.
    George Eliot  --  The Mill on the Floss
  • Reformed in all ways but monetary restitution, I might add.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Ultimatum
  • Our confidence is not in the monetary success we have gained.
    Willie & Korie Robertson  --  The Duck Commander Family
  • However, there have been some new monetary allocations.
    Kiera Cass  --  The Selection
  • However, States probably won’t pay for their monetary failures.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • Let the record show that David Angelini offered a monetary bribe to investigating primary Lieutenant Eve Dallas, and the aforesaid bribe was refused.
    J.D. Robb  --  Glory in Death
  • That impressive turning point is only a couple of weeks away, but not soon enough to score the monetary birthday rewards I hope for from relatives, far and near.
    Ellen Hopkins  --  Glass
  • The Union was invested with the power of controlling the monetary system, of directing the post office, and of opening the great roads which were to establish a communication between the different parts of the country.
    Alexis de Toqueville  --  Democracy In America, Volume 1
  • Fearing the potential monetary costs, three of the activists reluctantly appeared in court and apologized to McDonald’s.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
  • We have had different approaches to agriculture, to monetary union, to defence.
    Tony Blair  --  First Address to Irish Parliament From a British PM
  • As to Mr Merdle, he was so much wanted by the men in the City and the rest of those places, and was such a doosed extraordinary phenomenon in Buying and Banking and that, that Mr Sparkler doubted if the monetary system of the country would be able to spare him; though that his work was occasionally one too many for him, and that he would be all the better for a temporary shy at an entirely new scene and climate, Mr Sparkler did not conceal.
    Charles Dickens  --  Little Dorrit
  • When a potential donor in Atlanta began calling CAI’s office dangling monetary bait, Mortenson bit down on the hook and booked a flight.
    Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Relin  --  Three Cups of Tea
  • I used to be on Monetary Matters.
    Sophie Kinsella  --  Confessoins of a Shopaholic
  • 5) Cash poo1 donations, as with all monetary transactions within the U.S. Government, must use official U.S. currency-no yen or Kongbucksl Naturally, this will lead to a bulk problem if people try to use the donation bucket as a dumping ground for bundles of old billion.
    Neal Stephenson  --  Snow Crash
  • One day her husband, the Reverend James Pullum, answered the phone on the second ring and started yelling without saying hello: "They want to be assured that they going to get some MONETARY SATISFACTION.
    Rebecca Skloot  --  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
  • You can’t have vandalism without monetary damages, and if nothing on the property was broken or defaced….
    Carl Hiassen  --  Hoot
  • Toward the end of the Middle Ages, cities had developed, with effective trades and a lively commerce of new goods, a monetary economy and banking.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World
  • What monetary compensation would have made up for not having a woman like Lacy in his life?
    Jodi Picoult  --  Nineteen Minutes
  • But to depend on a government that must, itself, depend on thirteen other governments to fulfill its contracts would require a credulity rarely seen in the monetary transactions of mankind and unreconcilable with the usual sharp-sightedness of avarice.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • Langdon now realized, appropriate to a vault called "Vatican Assets," the ledgers were arranged by the overall monetary value of each artist’s collection.
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • 10 In these Papers, we often refer to Great Britain’s political and monetary systems.
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • But the best use is not always the same with monetary success.
    George Eliot  --  Middlemarch
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