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Synonyms for currency
ˈkɜr ən si, ˈkʌr-cur·ren·cy

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English Synonyms and Antonyms2.3 / 9 votes

  1. currency

    Money is the authorized medium of exchange; coined money is called coin or specie. What are termed in England bank-notes are in the United States commonly called bills; as, a five-dollar bill. The notes of responsible men are readily transferable in commercial circles, but they are not money; as, the stock was sold for $500 in money and the balance in merchantable paper. Cash is specie or money in hand, or paid in hand; as, the cash account; the cash price. In the legal sense, property is not money, and money is not property; for property is that which has inherent value, while money, as such, has but representative value, and may or may not have intrinsic value. Bullion is either gold or silver uncoined, or the coined metal considered without reference to its coinage, but simply as merchandise, when its value as bullion may be very different from its value as money. The word capital is used chiefly of accumulated property or money invested in productive enterprises or available for such investment.

    bills, bullion, capital, cash, coin, funds, gold, money, notes, property, silver, specie

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms2.9 / 9 votes

  1. currency

    circulation, vogue, publicity, prevalence

    suppression, repression, recall, stagnation, rejection, disbelief, withdrawal

Princeton's WordNet3.3 / 4 votes

  1. currencynoun

    the metal or paper medium of exchange that is presently used

    currentness, up-to-dateness

  2. currencynoun

    general acceptance or use

    "the currency of ideas"

    currentness, up-to-dateness

  3. currentness, currency, up-to-datenessnoun

    the property of belonging to the present time

    "the currency of a slang term"

    currentness, up-to-dateness

Dictionary of English Synonymes1.0 / 1 vote

  1. currencynoun

    publicity, general reception

  2. currencynoun

    circulation, transmission from hand to hand

  3. currencynoun

    money; aggregate of coin, bills and notes; circulating medium

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  1. Jules Renard:

    Words are the coins making up the currency of sentences, and there are always too many small coins.

  2. Nordine Naam:

    The Chinese yuan has been caught up in a vicious circle than can but lead to further depreciation of the currency, concerns over the extent of the slowdown in Chinese growth risk fuelling capital outflows and in turn a further depreciation of yuan, to which the People's Bank of China seems resigned.

  3. Chief Executive Doug Oberhelman:

    We originally set the $ 50 billion sales and revenues estimate in January, and our expectations have n’t changed much since then. However, currency impacts from a stronger U.S. dollar are causing sales in many countries to translate into fewer dollars than we initially expected.

  4. The United:

    We've done everything possible to make The United States currency to be inconvenient for drug dealers, tax evaders and terrorists.

  5. Chief Executive Irakli Gilauri:

    This performance is particularly pleasing against the backdrop of volatile currency and economic conditions for many of Georgia's trading partners, which contributed to the GEL devaluation of 26 percent against the Chief Executive Irakli Gilauri dollar and 17 percent against the Euro over the last twelve months.

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