beans

1. n. nothing.
You act like you don’t know beans about it.
I have nothing I can give you. Nothing, zotz, beans!
2. n. nonsense. (Refers to beans that produce gas, which is hot air or nonsense.)
Come on, talk straight. No more beans!
Stop feeding me beans.
3. n. soybean futures contracts. (Securities markets. Usually with the.)
The beans are headed south.
Buy the jan beans and sell puts on the bellies.
4. n. money; dollars.
No beans left. Can’t buy threads.
Gimme some beans. I gotta get some gas.

Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions. 2015.

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