What does paper mean?


Paper is a slang term for money, more specifically cash money. The name comes from the material a dollar bill is made of, even though it's actually made from cotton.

Paper is just one of many terms for cash, which includes scrilla, bread, dough, and dead presidents. The term is commonly used by teenagers looking to get their paycheck and by drug dealers looking to get paid by customers.


Hey man, you making much paper at that new job of yours?
Some high quality paper
Some high quality paper

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Updated April 26, 2017

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