repeg

verb re·peg \ (ˌ)rē-ˈpeg \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of repeg

repegged; repegging
: to peg or fix (something, such as a currency) again
  • In July 2008, in the midst of the global financial crisis … , the yuan was unofficially repegged to the US dollar.
  • —Kel Butcher

repeg

noun, plural repegs
    • a repeg of the currency

First Known Use of repeg

1895

in the meaning defined above

See Words from the same year
NEW! Time Traveler

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up repeg? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!