krone krone  /ˈkroʊ nə/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the basic unit of money in Norway
  2. (n) the basic unit of money in Denmark

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. It was reported from Vienna that the Austrian Government proposes to create a new currency, by which a krone will represent from 1,000 to 10,000 times the present inflated krone.
  2. Premier Stauning sensibly cheapened Denmark's krone proportionately in step with the pound.
  3. But if the economy sours, speculators could bring the Danish krone under attack.

News

  1. All News

    The 1993 Belmont Stakes marked a career highlight for Julie Krone, but a sad memory for her good friend Mike Smith. The $75,000 Ponche Handicap serves as the traditional prep for Calder’s premier sprint race, the Grade 2 Smile.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Daily Racing Form

  2. Horses Don’t Care if the Jockey’s a Woman

    The question is starting to wear on Rosie Napravnik, the way it did — and still does — on Julie Krone: what is it like being a female jockey?
    on June 9, 2013     Source: New York Times

  3. The Horses Don’t Care if the Jockey’s a Woman

    The question is starting to wear on Rosie Napravnik, the way it did — and still does — on Julie Krone: what is it like being a female jockey?
    on June 9, 2013     Source: New York Times

Quotes

  1. "That's when my fabulous assistant determined the easiest thing would be to take a taxi. The bill? A whopping 30,000 krone (£3,300)," added Cleese, who had been taking part in the popular Scandinavian talk show Skavlan.
    on Apr 16, 2010 By: John Cleese Source: Sky News

  2. "It is not about cutting 'the people' out. Mr Dichand [the editor of Krone] is not 'the people.' It is about explaining carefully and clearly the EU and its co-operation with Austria. The EU must not be chased as a scapegoat through the villages....
    on Nov 25, 2008 By: Ursula Plassnik Source: EUobserver.com

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