fifty dollar bill

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n fifty dollar bill a United States bill worth 50 dollars
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Usage

In literature:

At the end of six months he made a claim of a rebate on a bill for a hundred and fifty dollars and we allowed him ten dollars.
"Randy of the River" by Horatio Alger Jr.
He rapidly counted off a thousand dollars in ten, twenty, fifty and one hundred dollar bills.
"Frank Merriwell's Races" by Burt L. Standish
We could find nothing wrong, however, and at last I passed over a fifty dollar bill and led the horse away.
"A Daughter of the Middle Border" by Hamlin Garland
I wish I had kept my money in my pocket, and had not been so ready to break fifty-dollar bills for a pretty girl.
"Frank Merriwell's Bravery" by Burt L. Standish
Again, he had given a negro sailor a fifty-dollar bill for sculling him across the river.
"The Yacht Club" by Oliver Optic
That made the stable bill fifty dollars a month.
"The Man Next Door" by Emerson Hough
The officer opened the porte-monnaie, and counted fifty-one dollars in bills, which he took from it.
"Down The River" by Oliver Optic
Fifty-four dollars in bills.
"Friendship Village" by Zona Gale
There were 14 twenties, 10 fifties, and three ten dollar bills in the lot.
"Wanted--7 Fearless Engineers!" by Warner Van Lorne
Nevertheless, twist and excuse the fact as he would, the truth remained that there he was with the hateful fifty-dollar bill in his possession.
"Paul and the Printing Press" by Sara Ware Bassett
And he'll hand each man a fifty-dollar bill, which'll make things easier.
"The Golden Woman" by Ridgwell Cullum
The taxicab-driver assessed them liberally at fifty dollars, and Nicky filled his palm with bills, ordering his own driver to proceed.
"The Cup of Fury" by Rupert Hughes
Roberts, this chart has saved me at least fifty dollars worth of dressmaker's bills in the last year.
"Clover and Blue Grass" by Eliza Calvert Hall
The Inspector then handed him a fifty-dollar bill and asked if he had seen it before and, if so, under what circumstances.
"A Master Hand" by Richard Dallas
I hurried into the office, where Grant, with a dazed expression, stood looking at a five dollar bill and a fifty-cent piece.
"Four and Twenty Beds" by Nancy Vogel
Dore stopped his exclamations with an abrupt gesture, and picking from her purse a fifty-dollar bill, held it to him between two fingers.
"The Salamander" by Owen Johnson
I changed a fifty-dollar bill for her, and when I tried to pass the bill I came near being arrested.
"Frank Merriwell's Alarm" by Burt L. Standish
It amounted to one hundred and fifty dollars more than was in that roll of bills!
"Juggernaut" by George Cary Eggleston
I looked at the six fifty dollar bills lying on the table, where they had fallen from the envelope.
"A New Sensation" by Albert Ross
The one hundred and fifty thousand dollars in bills was gone!
"The Mystery of the Hidden Room" by Marion Harvey
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In news:

The counterfeit fifties are actually "washed" five-dollar bills.
Some even threw in bills of varying sizes, including a couple of twenties and even a fifty dollar bill.
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