greenbacker

noun green·back·er \ ˈgrēn-ˌba-kər \

Definition of greenbacker

1 capitalized :a member of a post-Civil War American political party opposing reduction in the amount of paper money in circulation
2 :one who advocates a paper currency backed only by the U.S. government

greenbackism

play \ˈgrēn-ˌba-ˌki-zəm\ noun

First Known Use of greenbacker

1868


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