Simple Definition of coinage
: the act of creating a new word or phrase that other people begin to use
: a word that someone has created
: money in the form of coins
Examples of coinage in a sentence
The word “blog” is a recent coinage.
Coinage was scarce in the colonies.
an expert in Chinese coinage
First Known Use of coinage
COINAGE Defined for Kids
Definition of coinage for Students
1 : the act or process of making coins
2 : money in the form of coins
3 : a word or phrase that has recently been invented
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