fiver

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fiver

slang A five-dollar bill. Hey, can you loan me a fiver? I'm a little low on cash right now.

fiver

(ˈfɑɪvɚ)
n. a five-dollar bill. (see also tenner.) Give him a fiver, and let’s get outa here.
References in classic literature ?
If a fiver isn't enough for you, make it a tenner, but keep her going where I put her."
"Never mind," he said, with a short laugh, "I meant to give you a fiver, but it don't make much odds.
"I had intended to slip a fiver into his hand, but for all his surprise, he was too quick for me.
"I'll give you a fiver, and you can go away from Saturday to Monday.
But I'm always ready to back my opinion on a matter of fowls, and I have a fiver on it that the bird I ate is country bred."
"'I'll lay you a fiver,' said I, 'that when he has my offer you'll never so much as hear from him again.'
"I'll bet a fiver it isn't loaded," Bertie proposed warmly.
As to money, well, so far as a fiver or even a tenner goes you can always look to me."
So he is to have a fiver a week while he keeps me alive, and he's going to be married next month.
DUMBARTON 2 INVERNESS 1 SAM WARDROP was delighted his first senior goal clinched Dumbarton's win - as it meant he avoided a fiver fine from manager Stevie Aitken.
I visited a balti restaurant in Redditch recently, and the next day a member of their staff called me to ask if I'd spent a fiver there when I'd paid my bill!" But he said he had created a fifth engraved note which has a quote from Persuasion saying: "You pierce my soul, I am half agony, half hope".
A FIVER buys you 1.7 bottles of beer in the UK but 10.9 in Vietnam, a study of the sum's value globally found.
People simply had to approach the sandwich board wearer and ask for a fiver.
TONY: If you got a fiver on April 1 from the old lady - or from me and Angela last week - guard it with your life...
The chef is launching Sainsbury's Feed Your Family For A Fiver campaign.