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 for tidy sum
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  tidy sum
      n 1: (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or
           extent; "a batch of letters"; "a deal of trouble"; "a lot
           of money"; "he made a mint on the stock market"; "see the
           rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos"; "it must
           have cost plenty"; "a slew of journalists"; "a wad of
           money" [syn: batch, deal, flock, good deal, great
           deal, hatful, heap, lot, mass, mess, mickle,
           mint, mountain, muckle, passel, peck, pile,
           plenty, pot, quite a little, raft, sight, slew,
           spate, stack, tidy sum, wad]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  76 Moby Thesaurus words for "tidy sum":
     a mass of, a world of, army, batch, bevy, bunch, cloud, clutter,
     considerable, covey, deal, flight, flock, flocks, gobs, good deal,
     good sum, great deal, hail, heap, heaps, heaps of gold, hive, host,
     jam, large amount, large sum, lashings, legion, loads, lot, lots,
     many, masses of, mess, millions, mint, mint of money, mob,
     muchness, multitude, nest, numbers, oodles, pack, peck, pile,
     piles, plurality, pot, potful, power of money, pretty penny,
     quantities, quite a few, quite a little, raft, rafts, rout, ruck,
     scads, scores, shoal, sight, slew, slews, spate, stack, stacks,
     swarm, thousands, throng, wad, wads, whole slew, worlds of

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