Meaning of “special drawing rights” in the English Dictionary


"special drawing rights" in Business English

See all translations

special drawing rightsnoun [ plural ]

uk us abbreviation SDR ECONOMICS, MONEY

a currency created by the International Monetary Fund, used for payments between countries:

The IMF committed $24 billion in special drawing rights to member countries in the fiscal year.

(Definition of “special drawing rights” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)