Definition of banknote in English:

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banknote

Pronunciation: /ˈbaŋknəʊt/

noun

A piece of paper money, constituting a central bank’s promissory note to pay a stated sum to the bearer on demand: a £100 banknote
More example sentences
  • Those means cannot be provided by printing banknotes and by credit on the bank books.
  • Its foremost vehicle in continental Europe is the issue of non-redeemable legal tender banknotes.
  • It is, therefore, something of a misnomer to speak of the transfer of funds as there is no actual transfer of coins and banknotes from the payer to the payee.
Synonyms
North American  bill
North American informal greenback
North American & historical Treasury note
(banknotespaper money
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