Remember his coinage “Obamneycare,” which he used in debates starting last June?
But I feel that were I to accept the award, it would ultimately debase the coinage of the medal.
Early on, I took to calling this doctrine belief in the “confidence fairy,” a coinage that seems to have stuck.
late 14c., "currency, money," from Old French coignage, from coignier "to coin" (see coin (n.)). Meaning "act or proces of coining money" is from early 15c.; sense "deliberate formation of a new word" is from 1690s, from a general sense of "something invented" (c.1600).