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on a dime

Definition of on a dime

informal

  1. 1 :  very quickly <My new car can stop on a dime.>

  2. 2 :  in a very small space <turn on a dime>



Word by Word Definitions

dimeplay
  1. :  a coin of the United States worth 110 dollar

    :  a petty sum of money

    :  a Canadian 10-cent piece


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