greenback greenback  /ˈɡrin ˌbæk/


  • (n) a piece of paper money (especially one issued by a central bank)


  • The greenback has more than two centuries of history behind it.


  1. Session Recap: USD advances further and closes the week with as the king (San Francisco) - The Greenback extended on Friday its weekly gains as investors were... For more information, read our latest forex news.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Forex Market

  2. Greenback Expat Tax Services Calls On US Expat Participation in Online Opinion Survey

    Greenback Expat Tax Services has just released its annual US expat tax opinion survey. The survey is designed to gather information from US expats regarding US tax issues. (PRWeb June 19, 2013) Read the full story at
    on June 20, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Aussie Touches 3-Year Low Versus Greenback on Bernanke Comments

    Australia’s dollar touched the lowest in almost three years versus the greenback as the Federal Reserve signaled it could reduce its bond buying this year.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Bloomberg


  1. "Although all the preparations are in place, the launch is not until next year," Gono said. "Some people have already burnt their fingers by trying to offload the Zimbabwe dollar for the greenback at ridiculous rates. They thought they were...
    on Nov 4, 2007 By: Gideon Gono Source: The Times

  2. "The greenback continues to fall from favour, the Australian economy is rock solid and China's voracious demand for raw materials continues to boost demand and price for commodities," said Craig James, chief economist at ComSec.
    on Sep 30, 2007 By: Craig James Source: Melbourne Herald Sun

  3. Sunday Telegraph reporter Liam Halligan stated in "Dollar's Fall Is Now A Bigger Political Issue Than An Economic One" that "The importance of 'dollar divestment' cannot be overstated. At the very least it means the greenback has much further...
    on Nov 30, 2007 By: Liam Halligan Source: Atlantic Free Press

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