dollar sign

noun

Definition of dollar sign

  1. :  a mark $ placed before a number to indicate that it stands for dollars —called also dollar mark

1881

First Known Use of dollar sign

1881


DOLLAR SIGN Defined for English Language Learners

dollar sign

noun

Definition of dollar sign for English Language Learners

  • : a symbol $ placed before a number to show that it represents an amount of dollars

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