American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. See Table at currency.
- n. The currency unit of the European Monetary Union. Symbol: €
- n. A coin with a facial value of 1 euro.
- n. A caucasoid.
- n. Macrobius robustus, a wallaroo (macropod species).
- n. the basic monetary unit of most members of the European Union (introduced in 1999); in 2002 twelve European nations (Germany, France, Belgium, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Ireland, Greece, Austria, Finland) adopted the euro as their basic unit of money and abandoned their traditional currencies
- From Adnyamathanha yuru, thuru. (Wiktionary)
- After Europe . (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“Mr. Goodhart points out that the term euro bond is used loosely and could describe many different operations.”
“In a letter to the Dutch EU presidency, the Lithuanian government insisted: "The non-inflective form of the term euro is unacceptable to the Lithuanian language.”
“For most of his term the euro has been a strong currency, at times reaching $1.60.”
“Bundchen said: "The story of the euro is a lie," she told the Brazilian newspaper O Globo in comments published Wednesday.”
“We asked one bookseller why prices were so high and he cited import costs and volume … cost the about the same to ship 1000 books as 5000, and have to spread that cost over fewer purchasers … also a lot of books come from the UK and the euro is almost 2.5 tmes higher than the kiwi.”
“A rather unintelligent fairy tale. 90% of euros in Germany ARE German euros, and the euro is the euro whether Juan Carlos I is on it or not.”
“It just can't be that the euro is as good as the dollar.”
“I'm not saying the euro is a cure-all but certainly it is constructive for the equity markets in the euro zone in our opinion.”
“The introduction of the euro is therefore a major opportunity for London.”
“ATHENS — The massive emergency fund assembled to defend the value of the euro is backed by a political gamble with an uncertain outcome: that European governments will rewrite a post-World War II social contract that has been generous to workers and retirees but has become increasingly unaffordable for an aging population.”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘euro’.
Budgetese - not a sexy topic but a very comprehensive list of words and collocations used in EU circles. Budgeting experts please comment and expand.
heading, across-the-board ..., emergency reserve, frontload, mopping-up, performance reserve, positive margin, negative margin, public finances, structural operat..., administrative ex..., management of EU ... and 657 more...
additionality, audit trail, accounting standards, auditing standards, general audit obj..., a posteriori audit, a priori audit, above board, acceptable error ..., access rights, accountability, accountable entities and 1283 more...
The various names for "money" have been scattered about the world in various countries and are now coming together at last in this hopefully vast list.
Words pertaining to the insignificant European enclave.
endemic species of terra australis
Monetary units and other words that mean money. Other financial words are allowed too, as long as they're principally about money. Get it, principally? I kill me.
this list appeared in many American newspapers in the fall of 2002.
an addendum or Anhang to Prolagus's list 'The braggadocio recipe'
Names of some of our non-placental animal friends
coins, paper, cards and more
Looking for tweets for euro.