dollar-a-year

adjective

Definition of dollar-a-year

: compensated by a token salary usually for government service a dollar-a-year man

First Known Use of dollar-a-year

1918, in the meaning defined above

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“Dollar-a-year.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dollar-a-year. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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