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Slang

grand

This page is about the slang term 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

a. ten grand

b. ten thousand grand

c. one million

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Contributor: Matt Errey