Definition of paper money in English:

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paper money

Pronunciation: /ˈpāpər ˈmənē/


Money in the form of banknotes.
Example sentences
  • Coin collectors do not like nicks and scratches on their coins, and banknote-collectors like their paper money in nice condition.
  • He wants that bucket filled with money - not just money but paper money - after it's passed around the crowd.
  • Georgie opens up a small sack containing gold and silver coins and paper money.

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Syllabification: pa·per mon·ey

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