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 English Language Learners
Definition of coinage for English Language Learners
: 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
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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