- a dollar.
Origin of simoleon
Examples from the Web for simoleon
Historical Examples of simoleon
But we never went after the simoleon in the toe of the sock under the loose brick in the corner of the kitchen hearth.The Gentle Grafter
Word Origin and History for simoleon
slang for "a dollar," 1895, American English, of unknown origin. Related sambolio is attested from 1886; perhaps this was altered based on Napoleon, name of a late 19c. French gold coin.