Examples of banknote in a Sentence
the new nation immediately printed up its own banknotes
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Austen is only the third woman, apart from the Queen, to appear on British banknotes (nurse Florence Nightingale and prison reformer Elizabeth Fry came before her).
A few days later, more banknotes turned up in toilets at three nearby restaurants, requiring thousands of francs in plumbing repairs to unclog the pipes.
The Pride and Prejudice author is the third woman, apart from Queen Elizabeth II, to appear on British banknotes.
The last Saturday of the month also features a train robbery right out of the Old West, with cowboy bandits on horseback taking over the train and relieving the paymaster of his banknotes.
Bundles of South Korean and Chinese banknotes are displayed at the headquarters of KEB Hana Bank in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, Oct. 13, 2017.
Remarkably, in a region still traumatised by Saddam Hussein’s use of chemical weapons, a peddler proudly sold old Iraqi banknotes with the dictator’s face.
The Libyan uprising produced a rupture in the circuitry of capital that forced us to personalise and interrogate institutional systems, to examine the faces on our banknotes for signs of wrongdoing.
British vegetarians will have to carry on using U.K. banknotes that contain traces of animal fat after the Bank of England decided not to switch to another product following controversy late last year.
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First Known Use of banknote
Synonyms1bill, greenback, note
Related Wordsdead presidents [slang], paper money, scrip; buck, dollar, simoleon [slang], smacker [slang]; C-note, fifty, fin [slang], five, fiver [slang], hundred, one, sawbuck [slang], ten, tenner, twenty, two; cash, chips, currency, dough, legal tender, lucre, money, pelf; check, draft, money order
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