kilobucks

kilobucks

informal An enormous amount of money. Even the most basic setups can run into the kilobucks, so it's not a cheap hobby to get into. He's been spending kilobucks on top-of-the-line equipment for years now.
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kilobucks

n. a tremendous sum of money. (see also megabucks.) How many kilobucks does a set of wheels like that cost?
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Cost: It's awfully expensive, and the old speaker designer's quip is that for kilobucks you better be able to do a good job; it's making a great inexpensive speaker that's the real feat.
The bad news is that the Buggtussel manual and the website both betray a decidedly garage-shop feel, and certainly do not inspire confidence if you're spending kilobucks for something.