old money definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- wealth acquired long ago and passed down through the generations, often regarded as conferring privileged status
- a person, family, etc. possessing such wealth
old money definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- The inherited wealth of established upper-class families.
- A person, family, or lineage possessing inherited wealth: married old money.