silver

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  • Info Silver is a chemical element with symbol Ag and atomic number 47. more...
  • The question was what type of standard: gold, silver or both.
  • Usually the amount required to cover a three-cent silver piece is sufficient. Cited from People's Common Sense Medical Adviser in Plain English, by R.V. Pierce
  • I want to see a silver tea-service, with a coat-of-arms on it. Cited from Buttered Side Down, by Edna Ferber
  • The act required that payment for government lands be in gold and silver.
  • The Chinese Empire during most of its history primarily used silver as a means of exchange.
  • One medal is gold and two are silver.
  • The bad economic times had continued, and strengthened the hand of forces for free silver.
  • Silver was the most common metal in the economy by large, although gold was also used to some extent.
  • The team's primary color changed back to black, this time with silver trim.
  • His own old-fashioned silver watch lay there before him, with its heavy gold chain attached. Cited from The Rose in the Ring, by George Barr McCutcheon
  • At that moment the servant brought in a silver tea service. Cited from The Awakening, by Leo Nikoleyevich Tolstoy
  • Doing business with the American government required gold or silver coins.
  • He at once bought a duplicate set and added a silver tea service. Cited from Plunkitt of Tammany Hall, by Plunkitt and Riordan
  • The standard medal colors are gold for first place, silver for second, and bronze for third place.
  • Devalued notes or leaving silver as a store of value caused economic problems.
  • Silver and gold were the only materials that required no special passive storage.
  • Jacob said the people had begun to search for gold and silver.
  • They can easily be spotted because of their eye-catching silver-red colour.
  • This was the second time he had looked at its silvered face since they came into the range of it. Cited from The Voice on the Wire, by Eustace Hale Ball
  • Robert Silvers remained at the company as a leader of research and development.
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Meaning of silver

  • noun A soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal; occurs in argentite and in free form; used in coins and jewelry and tableware and photography
  • noun Coins made of silver
  • verb Coat with a layer of silver or a silver amalgam
    silver the necklace
  • verb Make silver in color
    Her worries had silvered her hair
  • verb Turn silver
    The man's hair silvered very attractively