Definition of half dollar in English:

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half dollar

Pronunciation:

noun

North American
A fifty-cent coin.
Example sentences
  • Looks like he's already on a dime, or maybe a quarter, or maybe a shiny new half dollar.
  • And any crack or hole in the road or sidewalk bigger than a Kennedy half dollar is liable to make the rider go ‘boom.’
  • To which old man replied, as if he had been saying the same thing since our half dollar's conception

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Syllabification: half dol·lar

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