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1. yen

noun. ['ˈjɛn'] a yearning for something or to do something.

Synonyms

  • longing
  • hungriness
  • yearning

Antonyms

  • survive
  • function
  • stay
  • enjoy

Etymology

  • 円 (Japanese)

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Words that Rhyme with Yen

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  • tienanmen
  • sebastiane
  • patrolmen
  • )end-the-paren
  • councilmen
  • (left-paren
  • handymen
  • comedienne
  • )close-paren
  • )right-paren
  • madeleine
  • knin
  • georgienne
  • )end-paren
  • asean
  • anchormen
  • teng-wen
  • sheng-fen
  • sdn
  • salmen
  • pitchmen
  • phenfen
  • ming-jen
  • magten
  • lpn
  • dufresne
  • courchesne
  • cnn
  • beaubien

Example sentences of the word yen


1. Noun, singular or mass
Use your knowledge of the value of your dollars in yen to double-check the transaction.

2. Noun, plural
When you buy something made in Japan, at some point your dollars must be converted to yen.

2. yen

noun. ['ˈjɛn'] the basic unit of money in Japan; equal to 100 sen.

Synonyms

  • Japanese monetary unit

Antonyms

  • short
  • improvident

Etymology

  • 円 (Japanese)

3. yen

verb. ['ˈjɛn'] have a desire for something or someone who is not present.

Synonyms

  • die
  • yearn
  • hanker
  • long
  • ache
  • languish

Antonyms

  • unmindful
  • scarce
  • sound
  • recuperate

Etymology

  • 円 (Japanese)
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