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Precious metals miners joined the rally as gold rose against a weaker dollar. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A stronger dollar and rising bond yields are bad for gold. Times, Sunday Times (2017)That would drive up the value of the dollar and push US import prices higher still. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Suppliers of coffee, which is priced in dollars, have also been hit by poor harvests. The Sun (2017)Worry No 2 is a stronger dollar. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Miners, though, missed out on the rally as metals prices weakened thanks to the stronger dollar. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Now the average citizen of a bourgeois nation such as France or Japan spends around one hundred dollars a day. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Miners took a breather after their recent run, despite metals prices gaining against a weaker US dollar. Times, Sunday Times (2017)China is gradually releasing its currency from its dollar peg. Times, Sunday Times (2015)These bar the company from raising money in dollars or euros. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Wildlife tourism puts a dollar value on wildlife. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They finished up one dollar per barrel. Times, Sunday Times (2008)They also buy in dollars rather than sterling. Times, Sunday Times (2014)We are paying thousands of dollars to try to have one anyway. Christianity Today (2000)It is also likely to benefit in the next few months from a stronger dollar. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Gold was formerly as synonymous with money as the dollar is today. THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004) One has drawn dollar signs on his helmet. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The hairdo also had a dollar sign shaved into the back of it. The Sun (2012)Nor would it be sensible to divert billions of dollars to defence systems when there is no identifiable threat. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The world may get to have a reformed international financial system but the dollar will still be at its core. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But gold bulls say the price slump was caused largely by forced selling by hedge funds and a strong dollar. Times, Sunday Times (2008)America will have to provide assurances that it will not print so much money that the dollar drops in value. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It also said the weak dollar had prompted a rush of armchair speculators buying the currency through its foreign exchange kiosks. Times, Sunday Times (2007)China has about two trillion dollars of currency reserves, a crucial asset at the present time. Times, Sunday Times (2008)When the dollar is weak, your pound goes further when it is converted into dollars. Times, Sunday Times (2006)They feel like they can't lose another ten dollars to pay for their medication. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But the anchor currency would be not only the euro: it would also be the dollar. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It has grown from a few hundred million dollars in the early 1980s to over $100 billion today. INSIDE THE TORNADO: MARKETING STRATEGIES FROM SILICON VALLEY'S CUTTING EDGE (2001)Iran has also accepted payment for oil in rupees, rather than dollars, the standard currency for oil deals. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'dollar'
British English: dollar /ˈdɒlə/ NOUN
The dollar is a unit of money in the USA, Canada, and some other countries. It is represented by the symbol $.
She earns seven dollars an hour.
- American English: dollar
- Arabic: دُولاَر
- Brazilian Portuguese: dólar
- Chinese: 美元
- Croatian: dolar
- Czech: dolar
- Danish: dollar
- Dutch: dollar
- European Spanish: dólar
- Finnish: dollari
- French: dollar
- German: Dollar
- Greek: δολάριο
- Italian: dollaro
- Japanese: ドル
- Korean: 달러
- Norwegian: dollar
- Polish: dolar
- European Portuguese: dólar
- Romanian: dolar
- Russian: доллар
- Spanish: dólar
- Swedish: dollar
- Thai: เงินดอลลาร์
- Turkish: dolar
- Ukrainian: долар
- Vietnamese: đô la
Definition of dollar from the Collins English Dictionary
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