Clement is a highly respected lawyer with a sterling pedigree.
If sterling claimed benefits under Section 1033, the IRS would undoubtedly audit him.
After the original tape of sterling was made public, he was one of the first owners to denounce him and demand his ouster.
An employee would later testify that sterling said he wanted to drive out the black tenants “because they smell.”
A Lawn Mower Gone Mad The sterling Cooper ad men and women always learn the ills of heavy drinking the hard way.
This vote was understood to give him, as a present salary, a sum equal to one thousand pounds sterling per annum.
An English shilling is 18 pence colonial, as against 12 pence in sterling.
When a lady of consequence is in full dress, her gold ornaments may be worth altogether from fifty to eighty pounds sterling.
The gross revenue of the state is more than a million sterling.
The annual expenses of the establishment amount, it is said, to nearly a million sterling.
c.1300, "silver penny," probably from Middle English sterre (see star (n.)), from the stars that appeared in the design of certain Norman coins, + diminutive suffix -ling. The other theory is that it derives from Old French estedre "stater" (see stater).
Sense broadened by 1560s to "money having the quality of the sterling," and c.1600 to "English money in general." A pound sterling was originally "a pound weight of sterlings," equal to about 240 of them.