five dollar bill

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Noun1.five dollar bill - a United States bill worth 5 dollarsfive dollar bill - a United States bill worth 5 dollars
bank bill, bank note, banker's bill, banknote, Federal Reserve note, government note, greenback, bill, note - a piece of paper money (especially one issued by a central bank); "he peeled off five one-thousand-zloty notes"
nickel note, nickel - five dollars worth of a drug; "a nickel bag of drugs"; "a nickel deck of heroin"
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I did the job and they handed me a five dollar bill, and said, 'keep the change.
You'd think it would make sense then that the same airline should inform their passengers about to disembark at JFK or LAX that it is essential to carry a large roll of dollar bills in order to avoid the mortifying (if you're English) position of having to tip the guy in the toilet who hands you the paper towel a five dollar bill, as you're too embarrassed and afraid to look cheap to ask him for change.
If they're meant to be together, then Jon will find the secondhand book she's written her phone-number in or she'll find the five dollar bill with his number on it.
If fate truly has romantic designs on them, then somehow the book and the five dollar bill will find their way back into the pair's lives.
He will write his name and telephone number on a five dollar bill, which he will use to pay for a magazine at one of the various newspaper kiosks.
not just the five dollar bill I had given him for fixing my purse.
Australians decided against dumping the Queen as their head of state but they have kicked her off their new five dollar bill.