Greenback party


noun U.S. History.

a former political party, organized in 1874, opposed to the retirement or reduction of greenbacks and favoring their increase as the only paper currency.

OTHER WORDS FROM Greenback party

Green·back·er, nounGreen·back·ism, noun
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Greenback Party

noun

US history a political party formed after the Civil War advocating the use of fiat money and opposing the reduction of paper currency

Derived forms of Greenback Party

Greenbacker, nounGreenbackism, noun
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