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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An English coin worth one twentieth of a pound; A former monetary unit in Great Britain; The basic unit of money in Kenya; The basic unit of money in Somalia; The basic unit of money in Tanzania; The basic unit of money in Uganda.

Usage examples (32)
  • This "shilling" is further damaging the Clinton legacy.
  • The term 'shilling' comes from the Italian solidus, and penny from denarius.
  • Afterwards I received another shilling from a German brother.
  • All they have to cover and spin their corporatist shilling is the Big Lie. for more
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