Old Money Definition

Wealth acquired long ago and passed down through the generations, often regarded as conferring privileged status.
Webster's New World
The inherited wealth of established upper-class families.
American Heritage
A person, family, etc. possessing such wealth.
Webster's New World

(UK) The monetary system used in the United Kingdom before decimalisation (1971) and consisting of pounds, shillings, pence and farthings.

(humorous) The imperial system of measurement, as opposed to the metric system.
These scales say I weigh 72 kilograms; what's that in old money?

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