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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A former French coin of low denomination.

Usage examples (30)
  • He hasn't a sou to his name
  • "Changed a point to the s'uthard o 'sou'-west, sir," he answered, "and looks as if it would blow hard."
  • I turned and saw a brawny figure in a reefing-jacket and "sou'-wester."
  • Whereupon the monkey immediately concluded that the sou was a counterfeit. for more
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