verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Idioms for coin
Origin of coin
OTHER WORDS FROM coin
Definition for coin (2 of 2)
Origin of COIN
Example sentences from the Web for coin
The Georgia Birds and the Michigan Felines play a game where they flip a fair coin 101 times.
They flipped a coin to see which of them had first possession, and whoever made the first basket won the game.
If you flip a coin four times, there’s a 6% chance it will come up heads every time—unlikely, but it happens.6 things to know about presidential election polls|Geoffrey Colvin|October 30, 2020|Fortune
So instead you toss two identical coins — the “replicas” — and note how often they land on the same side.
A normal coin lands with heads facing up half the time, tails facing up half the time — almost never on its side.
Pele, by the way, is often given credit for coining the phrase O Jogo Bonito—the Beautiful Game.The Literature of Futbol: 11 Great Books About Soccer|Robert Birnbaum|June 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But time will remember him most vividly for coining the term “sack,” as in “sacking the quarterback,” which he did a lot.
According to Emily Hauser, our coining of the phrase “Jew-washing” was disingenuous and part of a nefarious “McCarthy-esque” plot.
The yardstick, the half bushel, and the coining of money are all devices to facilitate exchanges.The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 9 (of 12)|Robert G. Ingersoll
In die-sinking and coining, the matrix is the hardened steel mould from which 890 the die-punches are taken.
They were accused of coining false money, and of cheating in every possible way."Granny's Chapters"|Lady Mary Ross
Would you like to see what the operation of coining is, while my man is getting the lunch ready?A Rogue's Life|Wilkie Collins
He got better directly, and we all scooted home to old nurse's, leaving our coining plant without a pang.Oswald Bastable and Others|Edith Nesbit
British Dictionary definitions for coin
Derived forms of coincoinable, adjectivecoiner, noun
Word Origin for coin
Idioms and Phrases with coin
In addition to the idiom beginning with coin
- coin money
- other side of the coin
- pay back (in someone's own coin)