Adjective "kroner" definition and examples

(Kroner may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˈkrəʊnə/

Definitions and examples

noun

The basic monetary unit of Denmark and Norway, equal to 100 øre.
  1. 'On the upside, the Iceland krona rose 0.9%, the Norwegian krone 0.8%, and the British pound 0.7%.'
  2. 'The price went from 280 to 320 Danish kroner, and has since gone up another 20 percent.'
  3. 'The Euro, Danish krone, Swiss franc, and Swedish krona rose better than 2%.'
  4. 'On September 28 Denmark votes on whether to abolish its currency, the krone, in favour of the euro currently used by 12 European countries.'
  5. 'On the upside, the Indonesian rupiah jumped 2.5%, the Swiss franc 1.9%, the Danish krone 1.8%, and the Euro 1.8%.'
  6. 'The Norwegian krone gained 2%, the South African rand 1.9%, the Swiss franc 1.3%, and the Iceland krona 1.25%.'
  7. 'The Danes voted by referendum last year not to join the euro, but one in ten retailers indicated that they will price their goods in euro and kroner.'
  8. 'The negotiated price was 15,000 kroner for two days, or about $150.'
  9. 'For the Danes the last few weeks were not about the economic merits or otherwise of paying for goods and services in euros instead of kroner.'
  10. 'This is a bold step but the decline in the value of the kroner, which brought about the inflationary pressures, had to be arrested to prevent any further rise in prices domestically.'

More definitions

1. a cupronickel coin and monetary unit of Denmark, equal to 100 öre.Abbreviation:Kr., kr.

2. a cupronickel coin and monetary unit of Norway, equal to 100 öre.Abbreviation:Kr., kr.

More examples(as adjective)

"turnovers can be kroner."

Origin

(krone)Danish and Norwegian, literally ‘crown’.