Definition of franc in English:
The basic monetary unit of France, Belgium, Switzerland, Luxembourg, and several other countries, equal to 100 centimes (replaced in France, Belgium, and Luxembourg by the euro in 2002).
- 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:
- US English dictionary
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