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grand

Meaning: one thousand dollars, one thousand pounds

For example:

  • My new apartment costs two grand a month.

  • Pedro earns fifty grand a year, after tax.

Note: The singular and plural are the same, so we say "ten grand", not "ten grands".

Quick Quiz:

Ten times a hundred grand is
  1. ten grand
  2. ten thousand grand
  3. one million

Discuss: grand

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