beau dollar


noun South Midland and Southern U.S. Older Use.

a silver dollar.

Nearby words

  1. beatty,
  2. beatty, warren,
  3. beaty,
  4. beau,
  5. beau brummell,
  6. beau geste,
  7. beau ideal,
  8. beau idéal,
  9. beau monde,
  10. beau's line

Origin of beau dollar

beau perhaps to be identified with beau, but sense is uncertain

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