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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The system or type of money that a country uses. The paper money in common use in any country.

Usage examples (37)
  • Love, friendship, and smiles are like currency. If they are hoarded, no one gets the benefit of them.
  • The currency of ideas
  • The currency of a slang term
  • Oddly, the vision I have of the newly divorced woman flinging herself onto a bed covered in currency is not born out by the figures. for more
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