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Definition of a fin

fin

noun

  • a five dollar bill. From Yiddish "finf" meaning five; Old High German "funf" meaning five.
    Can you lend me a fin until tomorrow?
                                                                                         

                                                                                                                                                                                     

    Citation from "Acid Queen", Reaper (TV), Season 1 Episode 13 (2008) censored in hope of resolving Google's penalty against this site.
    • See more words with the same meaning: money.

    Last edited on Dec 30 2010. Submitted by Jeff P. from Brockton, MA, USA on Jun 21 1998.

  • a one hundred dollar bill.
    I got a fin to spend.
    The accuracy of this definition cannot be established and so the definition may be deleted. It will be saved from deletion if legitimate citations are found.

    Last edited on Feb 19 2018. Submitted by Anonymous on Feb 15 2018.

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