Associations to the word «Dollar»

Pictures for the word «Dollar»


DOLLAR, noun. Official designation for currency in some parts of the world, including Canada, Australia, the United States, Hong Kong, and elsewhere. Its symbol is $.
DOLLAR, noun. (by extension) Money generally.
DOLLAR, noun. Colloquially in the United Kingdom, a quarter of a pound or one crown, historically minted as a coin of approximately the same size and composition as a then-contemporary dollar coin of the United States, and worth slightly more.
DOLLAR, noun. (attributive) (historical) Imported from the United States, and paid for in U.S. dollars. (Note: distinguish "dollar wheat", North American farmers' slogan, meaning a market price of one dollar per bushel.)
DOLLAR BILL, noun. A note of currency.
DOLLAR DAY, noun. A special one-day sale during which retail goods are offered for one dollar or at very reduced prices.
DOLLAR DAY, noun. (slang) (by extension) An occasion considered special or worth enjoying.
DOLLAR DAYS, noun. Plural of dollar day
DOLLAR DEMOCRACY, noun. (politics) (US) (Canada) The influence of money on politics and on government
DOLLAR DEMOCRACY, noun. (economics) (US) (Canada) The ability of consumers to influence the economy and business decisions by their spending
DOLLAR DIPLOMACY, noun. The effort of the United States — particularly under President William Howard Taft — to further its aims in Latin America and East Asia through use of its economic power by guaranteeing loans made to foreign countries.
DOLLAR DIPLOMACY, noun. Alternative form of dollar diplomacy
DOLLAR SIGN, noun. Punctuation symbol $, used to indicate a price in dollars.
DOLLAR SIGN, noun. (programming) in certain languages (such as Perl or PHP), to indicate a variable.
DOLLAR SIGN, noun. (programming) in certain languages, used to indicate a hexadecimal constant.
DOLLAR SIGN, noun. (programming) in certain languages, used to indicate a constant.
DOLLAR SIGN, noun. (programming) in certain languages (such as BASIC), to indicate a variable or a constant containing text (a string) as opposed to a number.
DOLLAR SIGN, noun. (programming) in regular expressions, used to indicated the end of the string/line.
DOLLAR SIGNS, noun. Plural of dollar sign
DOLLAR STORE, noun. (US and Canada) A retail store selling inexpensive items, especially one in which all items have a price of one dollar.
DOLLAR STORES, noun. Plural of dollar store

Dictionary definition

DOLLAR, noun. The basic monetary unit in many countries; equal to 100 cents.
DOLLAR, noun. A piece of paper money worth one dollar.
DOLLAR, noun. A United States coin worth one dollar; "the dollar coin has never been popular in the United States".
DOLLAR, noun. A symbol of commercialism or greed; "he worships the almighty dollar"; "the dollar sign means little to him".

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