Examples from the Web for greenback
(The Brazilian real is down a world-beating 21 percent against the greenback since May).
The rest came in a currency then thought far more valuable than the greenback: Facebook stock.
Already money markets have begun to adjust the Australian dollar, which in recent months has enjoyed parity with the greenback.
He stayed the greenback movement by his veto after eminent party leaders had yielded to it.The Cleveland Era|Henry Jones Ford
In other words, a greenback dollar was worth only thirty-five cents.The Greater Republic|Charles Morris
The followers of the greenback heresy delight in Brick Pomeroy, with clean-shaven, smug, and satisfied look.Two Years in Oregon|Wallis Nash
Tabulate the index numbers, the greenback price of the gold dollar, and the gold price of the greenback dollar, from 1861 to 1879.Manual of References and Exercises in Economics|Frank A. Fetter
In the election the Greenback ticket polled only about eighty thousand votes, or less than one per cent of the total.The Agrarian Crusade|Solon J. Buck
British Dictionary definitions for greenback
Word Origin and History for greenback
"U.S. dollar bill," 1862, so called from the time of their introduction, from green (adj.) + back (n.); bank paper money printed in green ink had been called this since 1778 (as opposed to redbacks, etc.).