Translation of currency in Spanish:

currency

moneda, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈkərənsi//ˈkʌr(ə)nsi/

noun

  • 1

    • 1.1(type of money)

      moneda feminine
      currency in circulation moneda circulante / en circulación feminine
      • before noun currency converter convertidor de divisas
      • currency devaluation devaluación de la moneda
      • currency market mercado cambiario / de cambios / de divisas
      • currency unit unidad monetaria
      • Mobiles were as good as currency these days so no one was going to see one and just leave it lying around.
      • We live in an age where celebrity is currency, star capital that can be parlayed into money.
      • Why has this term become common currency amongst students of international politics?
      • It depends, as all currencies do, on people believing that it will hold its value over the long run.
      • In our day the false currency of meaningless words has been made to circulate in quantity.
      • Use of gold and silver as currency is, however, now a thing of the past.
      • For a long time the U.S. dollar was unchallenged as the world's reserve currency.
      • A consensus persists that the single European currency is undervalued at present levels and should recover over the medium term.
      • When properly used, these indicators can be an invaluable resource for any currency trader.
      • The meeting will also discuss growing calls for a common Asian currency.
      • Past glories are a pretty shaky currency with which to trade as the ever-glamorous Glenn might be about to find out.
      • The government pegged its currency to the U.S. dollar starting in 1991.
      • You may need to be careful you don't lose money if there is a transfer between currencies.
      • The deal was verbal, but a nod and a handshake are accepted currency in racing.
      • Tourism also has fueled the black market, where drugs are sold and foreign currency is exchanged.
      • We are an expensive destination because their currencies have effectively been devalued by around 30 % against ours.
      • Because of currency devaluations, many people started to collect antiques as an investment.
      • Should Britain abandon the pound and join the European single currency?
      • The 45 became pop's day-to-day currency.
      • The reason I remember it is because of its equivalent value in harder currencies.

    • 1.2(cash)

      efectivo masculine

  • 2

    (prevalence)
    difusión feminine
    to have currency ( as sth) tener difusión ( como algo)
    • to gain currency ganar adeptos
    • to give currency to a rumor/belief confirmar un rumor/una creencia
    • to be in currency estar en circulación
    • It was only after the establishment of British rule that the word India gained currency.
    • Some of these may have gained currency only in certain parts of the world.
    • No doubt that theory is also gaining currency amongst the usual apologists.
    • These ideas have gained a lot of currency in the study of literary genres.
    • The idea may have gained currency that he is a bit of a saint, what with all his campaigning.
    • Unsurprisingly, he was attacked vehemently by the church before his ideas gained common currency and became the new orthodoxy.
    • The perception that he is a stranger to the truth has gained universal currency - on very good grounds.
    • The words and concepts which gain or lose currency in the media reflect the change.
    • In between times, the word gained some currency for the drug treatment of any disease condition.
    • It is only in the last 10 to 15 years that alternative views have begun to gain currency.
    • Many of these inkhorn coinages were used only once and gained no currency at all among other writers.
    • Is the benefit purely economic, or do they also gain discursive currency?
    • I agree that we should hope these talking points really gain currency.
    • This was a new phrase, gaining currency, used by people incapable of understanding their own troubles.
    • I realised it would increase my currency if I didn't do any interviews.
    • A brief story about its use appeared last November but didn't gain wider currency.
    • In some, ideas of wider participation gained currency and even implementation.
    • Yet whatever currency such views have gained, it is doubtful if he himself would have recognized them.
    • However, as Outsider Art began to gain currency in the United Sates, the definition started to blur.
    • However, the refrain that Australia should not become involved is gaining wider currency.