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Synonyms for yen
yɛn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hankering, yen(noun)

    a yearning for something or to do something

    Synonyms:
    hankering

  2. yen(verb)

    the basic unit of money in Japan; equal to 100 sen

    Synonyms:
    hankering

  3. ache, yearn, yen, pine, languish(verb)

    have a desire for something or someone who is not present

    "She ached for a cigarette"; "I am pining for my lover"

    Synonyms:
    smart, languish, hurt, fade, pine away, yearn, long, ache, suffer, pine, hanker, waste

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    yens, ngan, japanese, allen, ellen, jpy, yan, alyn

How to pronounce yen?

Alex
Alex
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Daniel
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Karen
Karen
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Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say yen in sign language?

  1. yen

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How to use yen in a sentence?

  1. Junichi Ishikawa:

    China risk adds a layer of support to the yen, which already looks to appreciate this year as Japan's current account surplus grows at a faster-than-expected pace.

  2. Gavin Parry:

    It could be that we're seeing some restraint now because of sentiment surrounding expectations for the yen as we move into next year, gPIF (a government pension fund) came out and said they are re-instating hedging, which has some people wondering whether they are expecting to take further hits from yen strength in the future. We're also seeing some of the big brokerages marking up their cost projections for the yen moving into next year.

  3. Junichi Ishikawa:

    Last week's dollar/yen plunge was such that it was natural for some to instinctively buy the dollar.

  4. Omer Esiner:

    Markets are focusing on comments from President Trump earlier this morning, the dollar-yen certainly tends to be a little negatively impacted by increasing concerns about a trade war.

  5. Hidenobu Tokuda:

    Current levels around 100 yen to the dollar won't deal a decisive blow to Japanese companies as a whole, nor will it cause the economy to falter.


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