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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 pelf /ˈpɛlf/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pelf n.  Money; riches; lucre; gain; -- generally conveying the idea of something ill-gotten or worthless.  It has no plural. “Mucky pelf.” --Spenser. “Paltry pelf.” --Burke.
    Can their pelf prosper, not got by valor or industry?   --Fuller.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : informal terms for money [syn: boodle, bread, cabbage,
           clams, dinero, dough, gelt, kale, lettuce, lolly,
           lucre, loot, moolah, scratch, shekels, simoleons,
           sugar, wampum]