Grexit


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Grexit

(ˈɡrɛɡzɪt)
n
(Economics) the potential withdrawal of Greece from the group of countries using the common European currency
[C21: Gr(eek) + exit]
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Varoufakis has explained, the tragedy of the Greeks was that they never had the nerve to tell their EU masters to get lost," forgetting to mention that Grexit was not my aim.
* Boaz Abramson, Stanford University, and Moses Shayo, Hebrew University, "Grexit vs.
Local media speculated as to whether the PAOK incident may provoke the expulsion of Greece from international competition, already dubbing the possible move as a"football Grexit," referencing the term used to mean Greece's potential removal or withdrawal from the European Union.
In Greece's case, the fallback was Grexit: unilaterally leaving not the European Union but the euro's common currency area.
"Frexit" and "(http://www.ibtimes.com/grexit-next-after-brexit-greek-stock-market-leads-europe-losses-after-british-2386360) Grexit " are now concerns in France and Greece, respectively.
The delegation was hoping to resolve differences with the government and avert a potential ban or 'Grexit', as it has been dubbed by local media, after Kontonis cancelled this season's Greek Cup because of crowd violence.
The 10-11 favourite jumped into the lead under Aspell three out and steadily pulled away, eventually scoring by seven lengths from Grexit.
Around 61.1 percent respondents expected that the Grexit risk will most likely resurface in 2016.
Among the key external headwind came from China's economies woes, fears of Grexit or exit of Greece from the European Union and the US Fed interest rate lift-off which started this month.
"Je suis Charlie" came in second, and "Grexit" was placed third.
I completely understand the bitterness of certain circles who perhaps were hoping for the failure of the bank recapitalisation to bring back the scenario of Grexit.'
Tourist industry analysts said many tourists stayed away this year because of a threat of Greece's insolvency and talk about a Grexit, or Greece's exit from the eurozone.