Usage examples for coin

  1. The peasants believe the mountain to contain vast treasures- statues of kings and queens, all cast of solid gold, with heaps of coin and jewels so immense that great ships would be needed to carry them away. – Naples Past and Present by Arthur H. Norway
  2. Her methods with her various husbands were simple: three she bullied and brow- beat, one she paid back in his own coin – Chaucer and His Times by Grace E. Hadow
  3. Both Clayton and Monsieur Thuran hastened weakly to examine the coin which had rolled from the man's hand and lay beside him. – The Return of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs