Definition of baht
: the basic monetary unit of Thailand — see money table
Recent Examples of baht from the Web
Cheng was released after 15 hours in detention, and his wife paid 100,000 baht ($3,000) in bail, the police official said.
He was released on bail of 100,000 baht ($3,000), Somchai said.
Governor Chaiyawat Wibulsawasdi had been pilloried for his hopeless struggle to boost the baht, spending some 90 percent of the bank’s foreign reserves and ringing up US$30 billion in new debt in the effort.
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Origin and Etymology of baht
First Known Use: 1840
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