fiver Definition in Cambridge British English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Definition of "fiver" - British English Dictionary

See all translations

fivernoun [C]

uk   /ˈfaɪ.vər/  us   /-vɚ/
UK informal five pounds, or a note worth five pounds: This CD only cost me a fiver. Can you change a tenner for two fivers?
See also
US informal a five dollar bill
Translations of “fiver”
in Chinese (Traditional) 五英鎊(鈔票)…
in Russian пять фунтов (стерлингов)…
in Turkish 5 sterlinlik kağıt para…
in Chinese (Simplified) 5英镑(钞票)…
in Polish piątak, piątka…
(Definition of fiver from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of fiver?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “fiver” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
social security

a system of payments made by the government to people who are ill, poor, or who have no job

Word of the Day

Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
by Kate Woodford,
July 29, 2015
A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on idioms that are used in everyday English. This seemed like a reasonable request. After all, if you are going to make the effort to learn a set of English idioms, you want those idioms to be useful. The question, then, was

Read More 

exoskeleton noun
exoskeleton noun
July 27, 2015
a robotic device which goes around the legs and part of the body of a person who cannot walk and allows them to move independently and in an upright position The device, known as an exoskeleton, is strapped to the outside of a person’s limbs and can then be controlled by them.

Read More