noun, plural eu·ros, (especially collectively) eu·ro.
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Origin of euro1
Definition for euro (2 of 4)
noun, plural eu·ros, eu·ro.
Origin of euro2
Definition for euro (3 of 4)
Origin of Euro
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Example sentences from the Web for euro
Scalise never would have spoken to EURO had Duke been there in person.
EURO was founded by David Duke, the ex-Klansman who ran for Louisiana governor in 1991.
Over dinner, the Knight had mentioned that Scalise had spoken before the EURO event.
But this may be a distinction without much of a difference—especially since Scalise admitted speaking before EURO.
At currency auctions, it traded at around 64.45 rubles to the dollar and 78.8 to the euro.
Analogy requires Euro'pean, and this is supported by as good authorities as the other.Dissertation on the English Language|Noah Webster, Jr.
Jupiter was struck by the beauty of Euro´pa, daughter of Age´nor, king of Phœnicia.The Student's Mythology|Catherine Ann White
British Dictionary definitions for euro (1 of 2)
noun plural -os
British Dictionary definitions for euro (2 of 2)
before a vowel eur-
combining form (sometimes capital)
Cultural definitions for euro
The common currency used in eleven countries of the European Union (Austria, Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, Portugal, and Spain). The euro became the official currency of these nations in 1999, but nations were not obliged to phase out their existing currencies until 2002. The expectation is that introduction of the euro will stimulate cross-border investment by eliminating fluctuating exchange rates.