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1. shilling

noun. ['ˈʃɪlɪŋ'] the basic unit of money in Kenya; equal to 100 cents.

Synonyms

  • Kenyan shilling

Etymology

  • scilling (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Shilling

  • instilling
  • fulfilling
  • distilling
  • unwilling
  • zwilling
  • trilling
  • thrilling
  • swilling
  • spilling
  • skilling
  • quilling
  • grilling
  • drilling
  • yearling
  • willing
  • tilling
  • schilling
  • rilling
  • pilling
  • milling
  • killing
  • filling
  • dilling
  • chilling
  • billing

How do you pronounce shilling?

Pronounce shilling as ˈʃɪlɪŋ.

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Example sentences of the word shilling


1. Noun, singular or mass
Twenty shillings made up one pound, and 12 pence made one shilling.

2. Verb, gerund or present participle
Collectors seek the 1956 two shilling piece because of its inherent historical and cultural value.

2. shilling

noun. ['ˈʃɪlɪŋ'] the basic unit of money in Uganda; equal to 100 cents.

Synonyms

  • Ugandan shilling

Etymology

  • scilling (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. shilling

noun. ['ˈʃɪlɪŋ'] an English coin worth one twentieth of a pound.

Antonyms

  • reverse

Etymology

  • scilling (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. shilling

noun. ['ˈʃɪlɪŋ'] the basic unit of money in Tanzania; equal to 100 cents.

Synonyms

  • Tanzanian monetary unit

Etymology

  • scilling (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. shilling

noun. ['ˈʃɪlɪŋ'] a former monetary unit in Great Britain.

Synonyms

  • British shilling
  • cent
  • bob

Antonyms

  • tail
  • obverse

Etymology

  • scilling (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. shilling

noun. ['ˈʃɪlɪŋ'] the basic unit of money in Somalia; equal to 100 cents.

Synonyms

  • Somalian shilling

Etymology

  • scilling (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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