There are 2 translations of coin in Spanish:

coin1

Pronunciation: /kɔɪn/

n

  • 1.1 countable/numerable (individual) moneda (feminine) let's toss o flip a coin echémoslo a cara o cruz or (Andes, Venezuela) al cara o sello or (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) a cara o ceca or (Mexico/México) a águila o sol the other side of the coin la otra cara de la moneda two sides of the same coin dos caras de la misma moneda
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    • As he was speaking he drew from his pocket a gold coin, a twenty-krone piece, and placed it on the table at which I sat.
    • If you do not wish to spend this kind of money for the coins, the four stamps can be bought for 50 baht in unused condition.
    • Though it has little tangible value in the physical sense beyond the paper it is printed on or metal the coin is made from, cash has a very real value in the commercial world.
    1.2 uncountable/no numerable (collectively) moneda (feminine) he paid me in coin me pagó en monedas such terms are the common coin of philosophical discourse tales términos son moneda corriente en el discurso filosófico to pay sb back in her/his own coin pagarle* a algn con la misma moneda
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    • I then proceeded carefully to count out the entire 14 pounds 78 pence in coin, rummaging in the depths of my coin-purse to retrieve the whole sum.
    • As an agent of the crown, he took foreign coin, old coin, and bullion to the Mint, where it was converted into new currency.
    • When players decide to cash out, they can receive it in coin or in the form of a ticket with the amount encoded on it.

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Palacio de Oriente, also known as the Palacio Real, is the official residence of the Spanish Royal Family. The Royal Family now lives in the Palacio de la Zarzuela, on the outskirts of Madrid.

There are 2 translations of coin in Spanish:

coin2

vt

  • 1.1 (invent) [word/expression] acuñar to coin a phrase [set phrase/frase hecha] valga la expresión [set phrase/frase hecha], como se suele decir
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    • Known for his penchant for coining apt words and phrases, Tukey is credited with inventing the word bit (binary digit) in 1946, and he was responsible for the first use of several terms in mathematical statistics.
    • I'd like to recommend The Word Spy, a fascinating website that collects recently coined words and phrases from the media.
    • Visionary and inventor Buckminster Fuller coined the phrase ‘Think global, act local’.
    1.2 (mint) acuñar to coin it (in) (British English/inglés británico) [colloquial/familiar] forrarse [colloquial/familiar], llenarse de oro [colloquial/familiar]
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    • Since the one who has money sets the rules, it is no wonder that the man who coins money is wealthy.
    • As a member of the nobility, he had certain rights and responsibilities: he could raise troops and command them in the field, he held his own courts of justice, he could coined his own money.
    • The Romans encouraged this situation by infusing coined money into provincial agrarian economies, which in turn led to money loans and further debt.

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Word of the day deteriorar
vt
los conflictos laborales han deteriorado nuestras relaciones = the labor disputes have damaged our relations …
Cultural fact of the day

Palacio de Oriente, also known as the Palacio Real, is the official residence of the Spanish Royal Family. The Royal Family now lives in the Palacio de la Zarzuela, on the outskirts of Madrid.