HyperDic: dollar

English > 4 senses of the word dollar:
NOUNquantitydollarthe basic monetary unit in many countries
possessiondollar, dollar bill, one dollar bill, buck, clama piece of paper money worth one dollar
possessiondollara United States coin worth one dollar
communicationdollar, dollar mark, dollar signa symbol of commercialism or greed
dollar > pronunciation
Soundsdaa'ler; dao'ler
Rhymesalveolar ... Ziegler: 240 rhymes with ler...
English > dollar: 4 senses > noun 1, quantity
MeaningThe basic monetary unit in many countries; equal to 100 cents.
PartscentA fractional monetary unit of several countries
NarrowerAustralian dollarThe basic unit of money in Australia and Nauru / Nauru
Bahamian dollarThe basic unit of money in the Bahamas
Barbados dollarThe basic unit of money in Barbados
Belize dollarThe basic unit of money in Belize
Bermuda dollarThe basic unit of money in Bermuda
Brunei dollarThe basic unit of money in Brunei
Canadian dollar, loonieThe basic unit of money in Canada
Cayman Islands dollarThe basic unit of money in the Cayman Islands
Dominican dollarThe basic unit of money in Dominica
Fiji dollarThe basic unit of money in Fiji
Grenada dollarThe basic unit of money in Grenada
Guyana dollarThe basic unit of money in Guyana
Hong Kong dollarThe basic unit of money in Hong Kong
Jamaican dollarThe basic unit of money in Jamaica
Kiribati dollarThe basic unit of money in Kiribati
Liberian dollarThe basic unit of money in Liberia
New Zealand dollarThe basic unit of money in New Zealand
Singapore dollarThe basic unit of money in Singapore
Taiwan dollarThe basic unit of money in Taiwan
Trinidad and Tobago dollarThe basic unit of money in Trinidad and Tobago
Tuvalu dollarThe basic unit of money in Tuvalu
United States dollarThe basic unit of money in the United States
Zimbabwean dollarThe basic unit of money in Zimbabwe
Broadermonetary unitA unit of money
Spanishdólar
Catalandòlar
English > dollar: 4 senses > noun 2, possession
MeaningA piece of paper money worth one dollar.
Synonymsdollar bill, one dollar bill, buck, clam
RegionUnited States, United States of America, America, the States, US, U.S., USA, U.S.A.North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean
Broaderbill, note, government note, bank bill, banker's bill, bank note, banknote, Federal Reserve note, greenbackA piece of paper money (especially one issued by a central bank)
Spanishdólar, pavo, pavos
Catalandòlar
English > dollar: 4 senses > noun 3, possession
MeaningA United States coin worth one dollar.
Example"the dollar coin has never been popular in the United States"
NarrowerSusan B Anthony dollarA United States coin worth one dollar
silver dollar, cartwheelA dollar made of silver
BroadercoinA flat metal piece (usually a disc) used as money
Spanishdólar
English > dollar: 4 senses > noun 4, communication
MeaningA symbol of commercialism or greed.
Examples
  • "he worships the almighty dollar"
  • "the dollar sign means little to him"
Synonymsdollar mark, dollar sign
BroadersymbolAn arbitrary sign (written or printed) that has acquired a conventional significance
Spanishdólar, signo dólar
Catalandòlar, signe del dòlar

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