ruble

noun ru·ble \ ˈrü-bəl \
variants: or less commonly
Updated on: 5 Dec 2017

Definition of ruble

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

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

: a Russian coin or bill


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