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Alternative clues for the word coin
Originate, as a phrase
Louis d'or, e.g.
Kind of purse
Counterpart to paper
Nickel or copper, but not tin
Conflict resolver, at times
Invent, as a phrase
It's flipped in this puzzle
It's slipped in a slot
Football referee's need
Parking meter filler
Create, as a phrase
Nickel or dime
With 42-Across, starts of pro football games
Be the first to use
One called upon to decide
Close-up magician's prop
Come up with
The Canadian loonie or toonie, e.g.
Sacagawea dollar, e.g.
A metal piece (usually a disc) used as money
Nickel, for one
One of three in a fountain
Zloty or crown
Invent, as a word
Susan B. Anthony is on one
Paisa or baiza
Invent a new word
Offering to a mendicant
Soldo or solidus
Piece of change
Haler or zloty
Lincoln or Susan B. Anthony
___ a phrase
Word definitions for coin in dictionaries
Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Word definitions in Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
I. noun COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES a stamp/coin/book/glass etc collection ▪ an impressive Roman coin collection coin a term (= invent it ) ▪ Funk coined the term ‘vitamin’ in 1912. flip of a coin ▪ In the end the decision was made by the flip of a...
The Collaborative International Dictionary
Word definitions in The Collaborative International Dictionary
Coin \Coin\ (koin), n. [F. coin, formerly also coing, wedge, stamp, corner, fr. L. cuneus wedge; prob. akin to E. cone, hone. See Hone , n., and cf. Coigne , Quoin , Cuneiform .] A quoin; a corner or external angle; a wedge. See Coigne , and Quoin . A piece...
Word definitions in Wiktionary
n. 1 A city in Iowa. 2 An unincorporated community in Kentucky.
Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
Word definitions in Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
c.1300, "a wedge," from Old French coing (12c.) "a wedge; stamp; piece of money; corner, angle," from Latin cuneus "a wedge." The die for stamping metal was wedge-shaped, and the English word came to mean "thing stamped, a piece of money" by late 14c. (a...
Word definitions in WordNet
v. of phrases or words form by stamping, punching, or printing; "strike coins"; "strike a medal" [syn: mint , strike ]
Word definitions in Gazetteer
Population (2000): 252 Housing Units (2000): 118 Land area (2000): 0.801642 sq. miles (2.076243 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.801642 sq. miles (2.076243 sq. km) FIPS code: 14970 Located within: Iowa...
Word definitions in Wikipedia
COIN may refer to: Collaborative innovation network , innovative teams Counter-insurgency
Usage examples of coin.
In spite of all these considerations, I felt a sort of pleasure in accepting for ready cash all the counterfeit coins that she had spread out before me.
His defence was firm, his submission was not inglorious, and the emperor was content with an easy tribute, the demolition of his fortresses, and the acknowledgment, on his coins, of a supreme lord.
Using a tossed coin to make sure she chose the piles randomly, she buried one acorn in the first and the other in the second.
Out front on the green cement lawn a tiptoed Cupid, wings aflutter, squirted from pouty lips an eternal stream of blue-colored water into a marble pool deep in good-luck coins and casino chips.
Pirem handed over a coin before Ager could dig out any coppers from his purse.
Athenian Agora, which housed not only shops and markets but government and law offices, the mint for coining money, and the prison.
Left-handed compliment that it was, Alec returned the grin as he snapped the coin up his sleeve a final time.
The following morning Alec tried the coin catches again but his cold fingers were too stiff.
Satisfied with the contents of the parcel and a second coin, the chief warder turned Alec over to another guard, who led him into the depths of the chilly edifice.
Our alfresco performance was an impromptu affair, since we had no props, but we did well enough with silks and coins and such sketchy materials-as you know, real magicians can work under any circumstances.
Lord King had recently issued a circular-letter to his tenants, that he would no longer receive bank-notes at par, but that his rents must for the future be paid either in English guineas, or in equivalent weight of Portuguese gold coin, or in bank notes amounting to a sum sufficient to purchase such an equivalent weight of gold.
The House declares an ancient interest in the land of Kellarin, by virtue of the investment in goods, coin and people made by Sieur Ancel Den Rannion in the days of Nemith the Last, even up to the cost of his own life.
It was a ceramic disc, an ancient coin exactly like the coin the anchorite had given him.
And he remembered that although he had lost the coin which the anchorite had given him, he had found a replacement.
He already showed the power, in which he was probably unequalled, of coining aphorisms out of commonplace.