Definition of shinplaster
1 : a piece of privately issued paper currency; especially : one poorly secured and depreciated in value
2 : a piece of fractional currency
First Known Use of shinplaster
Rhymes with shinplaster
bandmaster, brewmaster, broadcaster, bushmaster, cadastre, choirmaster, court plaster, disaster, dockmaster, drillmaster, grand master, headmaster, ironmaster, jumpmaster, linecaster, loadmaster, newscaster, old master, past master, paymaster, piastre, pilaster, postmaster, quizmaster, remaster, ringmaster, sandblaster, schoolmaster, scoutmaster, shipmaster, sportscaster, spymaster, surf caster, taskmaster, toastmaster, truckmaster, webcaster, wharfmaster, whoremaster, yardmaster
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up shinplaster? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).