tenner

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ten·ner

 (tĕn′ər)
n.
1. Informal A ten-dollar bill.
2. Chiefly British A ten-pound note.

tenner

(ˈtɛnə)
n
1. (Currencies)
a. a ten-pound note
b. the sum of ten pounds
2. (Currencies) US a ten-dollar bill

ten•ner

(ˈtɛn ər)

n. Informal.
1. a ten-dollar bill.
2. Brit. a ten-pound note.
[1840–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tenner - the cardinal number that is the sum of nine and onetenner - the cardinal number that is the sum of nine and one; the base of the decimal system
large integer - an integer equal to or greater than ten
2.tenner - a United States bill worth 10 dollarstenner - a United States bill worth 10 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"
Translations

tenner

[ˈtenəʳ] N (Brit) (= £10) → diez libras; (= £10 note) → billete m de diez libras (US) (= $10) → diez dólares; (= $10 note) → billete m de diez dólares

tenner

[ˈtɛnər] n (British) (= note) → billet m de dix livres (= ten pounds) → dix livres fpl

tenner

n (Brit inf) → Zehner m (inf)

tenner

[ˈtɛnəʳ] n (Brit) (fam) → (banconota da) dieci sterline fpl
References in classic literature ?
If a fiver isn't enough for you, make it a tenner, but keep her going where I put her.
This night's work would have been worth a tenner each to Sam Brown and me if the treasure had been there.
As to money, well, so far as a fiver or even a tenner goes you can always look to me.
At the end of the day on Thursday, the notes featuring Charles Darwin will have their legal tender status withdrawn - meaning it is time for people to check for any old tenners they still want to use in shops.
The new tenners feature the quote from Austen's most famous novel, Pride and Prejudice: "I declare after all there is no enjoyment like reading.
As Miss Austen has brought PS10 notes to the fore, here's some other facts about tenners you may not know: THE SOARING VALUE OF THE TENNER Ten pounds in Jane Austen's time would have been worth the equivalent of almost PS800 in today's money, research has found.
on a bet, tour tenners can earn for every stroke, and top tenners can
The SYFA have been trying in vain to access information revealing which clubs have paid their tenners and the names of all the players involved.
TENNERS galore are to be distributed to help the needy and the lonely at church this Sunday.
How would Mick Fletcher like it if at every meeting all smaller punters like me, who maybe only bet in tenners, walked past his joint to bet elsewhere.
More lucky readers, picked at random, will get tenners as the handouts tour Merseyside in the next fortnight.
BY RUKI SAYID COLLECTORS hope to be quids in thanks to the new Jane Austen tenners, which go into circulation today.