from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Variant of ruble.
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- n. Alternative spelling of ruble.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A coin. See ruble.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See ruble.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the basic unit of money in Russia
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A rouble is roughly equivalent to a dollar, maybe a little better and a kopek is equivalent to a cent.
The Russian central bank has stepped into the foreign exchange market in a bid to hold up the rouble, which is being hurt by the conflict with Georgia.
A rouble is a sticky thing; the longer it turns about in your hand, the more copecks will stick to it.
A rouble is the Russian unit of value, worth seventy-seven cents.
The rouble was the world's third worst performing currency.
In a separate briefing, Belarus 'Deputy Central Bank Chairman Vassily Matyushevsky said the central bank was planning a gradual devaluation of the Belarus rouble, which is managed against an undisclosed basket.
Since then, the ruble (or "rouble," as some spell it) has leaped in value, and the SCO just completed a summit (as member states conducted a joint military training venture) where Russia and Khazakstan made mention of an "Asian Energy Club."
One of the stories on my agenda this season was to see what kind of rouble the Beach Patrol finds during Spring Break.
"It was a volatile day as the two recent main influences on the rand, namely the rouble and the yen went in opposite directions.
Economic output halved between 1991 and 1998, largely, Stiglitz argues, because of the IMF's insistence that Russia should not devalue the overvalued rouble.