- ten dollars.
- a 10-year prison sentence.
- dime bag.
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Idioms for dime
Origin of dime
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Example sentences from the Web for dime
Antoine himself had recently been arrested on a six-year-old warrant for a dime bag of weed.
In a country where talk is “cheap” and opinions are “a dime a dozen,” we give the facts special privileges and special status.
He spun three times, stopped on a dime, and flashed the familiar “jazz hands” pose before walking away.
We've turned on the dime in terms of our expectation for them.
The first movie—3:10 to Yuma—starred Glenn Ford and came from a 1953 story that had appeared in Dime Western.
The landlord took every dime I made last night, for rent this morning.The Forged Note|Oscar Micheaux
If you guess you're looking for gold, it's a thousand dollars to a dime you find coal, or drown yourself in a 'gush' of oil.The Triumph of John Kars|Ridgwell Cullum
"Very good; you may live, providing you come out immediately and give me a dime to buy some butter-scotch," returned the voice.Six Girls|Fannie Belle Irving
Do you think it would be very extravagant if I spent a dime in market for flowers?The Carter Girls|Nell Speed
The moral standards of the dime novel are always of the highest.Recollections of a Varied Life|George Cary Eggleston
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Idioms and Phrases with dime
In addition to the idiom beginning with dime
- dime a dozen
- drop a dime
- get off the dime
- not worth a dime
on a dime.