[ soo-kre ]
/ ˈsu krɛ /
An·to·nio Jo·sé de [ahn-taw-nyaw haw-sethe], /ɑnˈtɔ nyɔ hɔˈsɛ ðɛ/, 1793–1830, Venezuelan general and South American liberator: 1st president of Bolivia 1826–28.
a city in and the official capital of Bolivia, in the S part.
(lowercase) a cupronickel coin and monetary unit of Ecuador, equal to 100 centavos. Abbreviation: S.
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British Dictionary definitions for Sucre (1 of 3)
the former standard monetary unit of Ecuador (before the adoption of the US dollar in 2000), divided into 100 centavos
Word Origin for sucre
C19: after Antonio José de Sucre
British Dictionary definitions for Sucre (2 of 3)
the legal capital of Bolivia, in the south central part of the country in the E Andes: university (1624). Pop: 231 000 (2005 est)Former name (until 1839): Chuquisaca
British Dictionary definitions for Sucre (3 of 3)
Antonio José de (anˈtonjo xoˈse de). 1795–1830, South American liberator, born in Venezuela, who assisted Bolivar in the colonial revolt against Spain; first president of Bolivia (1826–28)
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