simoleon

simoleon

[suh-moh-lee-uhn]
noun Slang.
a dollar.

Origin:
1895–1900, Americanism; origin uncertain

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simoleon
slang for "a dollar," 1895, Amer.Eng., of unknown origin; related sambolio is attested from 1886.
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