Purse Adjective Synonyms
money, wealth, resources, funds, finances, exchequer, treasury, capital, revenue, income, means, cash, riches, pounds, shillings, pence, L.S.D., dollars, shekels, Mammon, pelf, (filthy) lucre, almighty dollar, ready or readies
The spread of capitalism shows that the power of a man's purse can transcend his political idealism.
prize, reward, award, present, gift
The purse for the next race will be 5,000 guineas.
Purse Noun Synonyms
pucker (up), contract, wrinkle, compress, press together
Robert pursed his lips thoughtfully.
Purse Verb Synonyms
pouch, (money-)bag, wallet, pocket, poke, Highland dress sporran, (woman's) handbag, pocketbook, bag
The money goes out so fast I think there is a hole in my purse.
Life Style / Travel / Purser: Aboard ship, the person responsible for providing a wide array of services such as information, making change, stamps, etc. Found at the purser's desk. MORE
Health / Herbs / Shepherds purse (Capsella bursa-pastoris): Lowers blood pressure, reduces heavy menstrual flow (menorrhagia), reduces the incidence of hemorrhage in childbirth, heals urinary tract irritation and clears blood from the urine, stimulates uterine MORE
Life Style / Poetry / Complaint: A lament or satiric attack on social evils, such as chaucer's 'complaint to his purse,' the opening of the wakefield master's 'second shepherd's play,' or shakespeare's 'a lover's complaint.' not to b MORE
Business / Agriculture / Caribbean Basin Initiative (CBI): A permanent program designed to increase private investment, trade, and tourism in Caribbean countries, initially created by the Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act of 1983 and amended several times MORE