The basic monetary unit of Switzerland and several other countries (including France, Belgium, and Luxembourg until the introduction of the euro), equal to 100 centimes.
More example sentences
- There were no long queues or flurries of excited bank customers looking to exchange the Luxembourg franc for the euro last week.
- The prices helpfully flash up on the board in pounds, dollars, Swiss francs, pesetas and yen.
- Today, the dollar dropped almost 2% against both the Swiss franc and the euro.
Definition of franc in:
- The British & World English dictionary