Dictionary.com

riel

[ reel, ree-el ]
/ ril, riˈɛl /
Save This Word!

noun

a paper money and monetary unit of Cambodia, equal to 100 sen.

QUIZZES

THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?

Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?

Definition for riel (2 of 2)

Riel
[ ree-el ]
/ riˈɛl /

noun

Louis, 1844–85, Canadian revolutionary.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

Example sentences from the Web for riel

British Dictionary definitions for riel (1 of 2)

riel
/ (ˈriːəl) /

noun

the standard monetary unit of Cambodia, divided into 100 sen

British Dictionary definitions for riel (2 of 2)

Riel
/ (riːˈɛl) /

noun

Louis. 1844–85, Canadian politician; hanged for treason after leading the Métis people in rebellion against the Canadian government
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
See Today's Synonym