Definition of victory bond in English:

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victory bond

noun

A bond issued by a government during or immediately after a major war.
Example sentences
  • With the help of some corrupt accountants, he swindled gullible suckers among the public with so-called ‘victory bonds’.
  • It was a train that went around the world and did shows to sell victory bonds.
  • For a city or district to receive the flag, its citizens had to have purchased a specified value in victory bonds.

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Syllabification: vic·to·ry bond

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