Dollar - (n.) A silver coin of the United States containing 371.25 grains
of silver and 41.25 grains of alloy, that is, having a total weight of
Dollar - (n.) A gold coin of the United States containing 23.22 grains of
gold and 2.58 grains of alloy, that is, having a total weight of 25.8
grains, nine-tenths fine. It is no longer coined.
Dollar - (n.) A coin of the same general weight and value, though
differing slightly in different countries, current in Mexico, Canada,
parts of South America, also in Spain, and several other European
Dollar - (n.) The value of a dollar; the unit commonly employed in the
United States in reckoning money values.
Dollardee - (n.) A species of sunfish (Lepomis pallidus), common in the
United States; -- called also blue sunfish, and copper-nosed bream.
Dollman - (n.) See Dolman.
Dollies - (pl. ) of Dolly
Dolly - (n.) A contrivance, turning on a vertical axis by a handle or
winch, and giving a circular motion to the ore to be washed; a stirrer.
Dolly - (n.) A tool with an indented head for shaping the head of a
Dolly - (n.) In pile driving, a block interposed between the head of the
pile and the ram of the driver.
Dolly - (n.) A small truck with a single wide roller used for moving
heavy beams, columns, etc., in bridge building.
Dolly - (n.) A compact, narrow-gauge locomotive used for moving
construction trains, switching, etc.
Dolly - (n.) A child's mane for a doll.
Dolly Varden - () A character in Dickens's novel "Barnaby Rudge," a
beautiful, lively, and coquettish girl who wore a cherry-colored mantle
and cherry-colored ribbons.
Dolly Varden - () A style of light, bright-figured dress goods for women;
also, a style of dress.
Rix-dollar - (n.) A name given to several different silver coins of
Denmark, Holland, Sweden,, NOrway, etc., varying in value from about 30
cents to $1.10; also, a British coin worth about 36 cents, used in
Ceylon and at the Cape of Good Hope. See Rigsdaler, Riksdaler, and