two dollar bill

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n two dollar bill a United States bill worth 2 dollars
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Usage

In literature:

He drew two one hundred dollar bills from a folder and handed them to Blue Jeans.
"Winner Take All" by Larry Evans
Two dollars is the bill!
"The She Boss" by Arthur Preston Hankins
Yes; a two dollar bill and a one dollar bill, as green as lettuce leaves.
"Dotty Dimple's Flyaway" by Sophie May
Robertson gave his Mott Street hero the promised two dollar bill and then made his way to the rear room.
"Banzai!" by Ferdinand Heinrich Grautoff
Now, it so happened that the plates from which the one, two, and five dollar bills had been printed, were not destroyed.
"Lights and Shadows of New York Life" by James D. McCabe
I arrived in New York with two or three dollars in pocket change and a ten-dollar bank-bill concealed in the lining of my coat.
"Chapters from My Autobiography" by Mark Twain
Five cent pieces, two bit pieces, half dollar bills and half dimes.
"Slave Narratives, Oklahoma" by Various
But he only had two cents and a one-dollar bill.
"Randy of the River" by Horatio Alger Jr.
Now she opened the purse, selecting two ten-dollar bills and two of five dollars.
"The Lion's Mouse" by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
Wouldn't his mother be astonished when he handed her that two dollar bill!
"Little By Little" by William Taylor Adams
It was two or three days ago he paid you the five-dollar bill.
"Chester Rand" by Horatio Alger, Jr
See if that's a two dollar bill.
"Old Ebenezer" by Opie Read
In it was a two-dollar bill and a line saying it was for the coat.
"Swept Out to Sea" by W. Bertram Foster
You will find two five-dollar bills, a two and a one.
"The Telegraph Boy" by Horatio Alger, Jr.
So he gave her two two-dollar bills and a big silver dollar.
"Boys and Girls Bookshelf; a Practical Plan of Character Building, Volume I (of 17)" by Various
Carefully and unnoticed by Dolly, he extracted a two dollar bill.
"Skippy Bedelle" by Owen Johnson
When the letter was finished, he handed her a new two dollar bill.
"A Collection of Stories, Reviews and Essays" by Willa Cather
There were six or seven dollars in change and two or three wadded bills.
"The River Prophet" by Raymond S. Spears
She stooped and took up a two-dollar bill.
"Carmen Ariza" by Charles Francis Stocking
It consisted of a two-dollar bill and six half dollars.
"Try Again" by Oliver Optic
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In poetry:

'Way go de pony den- 'way go de cariole,
Poor Joe say , "good-bye" on de foot of de hill
An' all he can see of de sleigh de nex' morning
Is jus' about pay for hees two dollar bill.
"Little Mouse" by William Henry Drummond

In news:

Nov 29, 2012: Charlotte Muhammad holds up two $100 dollar bills she got from Secret Santa, at St Joseph's Social Service Center in Elizabeth, N.J.
NEWARK — The two security screeners at Newark Liberty International Airport stole up to $700 every time they worked, furtively grabbing hundred dollar bills from carry-on luggage belonging to women flying home to India, authorities said.
As US considers shift to dollar coin, what about the two thirds of bills held abroad .
A Kingsessing baggage handler for US Airways was arrested by the FBI Tuesday for the theft of $20,000 in uncirculated hundred dollar bills at Philadelphia International Airport two weeks ago.
Someone is passing the funny money at area stores after two fake $100 dollar bills were found over the weekend.
According to the Hancock Police Department a local financial business received two fake twenty dollar bills.
Tofu, one of two furry store clerks at East by West, makes change for customers by taking dollar bills from owner Yume Leavell and placing them on the counter.
The program is funded through the "Universal Service Fund" charge on phone bills — usually a dollar or two per bill — and the amount of the fee is determined by the cost of this and other programs .
I have been asking different politicians around the state why on earth would the governor want to give two billion dollars a year of the state's money to the oil companies with no strings attached, not even the Alaska hire clause in the bill.
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