ruble

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noun ru·ble \ˈrü-bəl\
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Definition of ruble

  1. the basic monetary unit of Russia — see money table

Examples of ruble in a Sentence

  1. She gave the driver a ruble.

  2. The ruble fell against the U.S. dollar.

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Origin and Etymology of ruble

Russian rubl'



RUBLE Defined for English Language Learners

ruble

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noun

Definition of ruble for English Language Learners

  • : the basic unit of money of Russia

  • : a coin representing one ruble

  • the ruble : the value of the ruble compared with the value of the money of other countries


RUBLE Defined for Kids

ruble

noun ru·ble \ˈrü-bəl\

Definition of ruble for Students

  1. :  a Russian coin or bill



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