Definition of Sterling:
Short name for the UK currency Pound Sterling (£) as distinct from other currencies named pound. Its name comes from the Norman era (13th to 15th centuries) silver pennies with a small star (sterling in Middle English) engraved on their face.
(of a person or their work, efforts, or qualities) excellent or valuable.
Synonyms of Sterling
Christian, Admirable, And pence, Authentic, Blameless, Bona fide, Candid, Capital, Card-carrying, Cash, Circulating medium, Clean, Coinage, Coined liberty, Cold cash, Creditable, Currency, Decent, Dinkum, Divine, Dollars, Emergency money, Erect, Estimable, Ethical, Excellent, Exceptional, Exquisite, Fair, Filthy lucre, Financial, Fine, First-class, Fiscal, Following the letter, Fractional currency, Full of integrity, Genuine, Gilt-edged, Glorious, Gold, Golden, Good, Hard cash, Hard currency, Heavenly, High-minded, High-principled, Highly respectable, Honest, Honest-to-God, Honorable, Immaculate, Immense, Inartificial, Incomparable, Inviolate, Irreproachable, Just, Law-abiding, Law-loving, Law-revering, Lawful, Legal tender, Legitimate, Lifelike, Literal, Lucre, Magnificent, Mammon, Managed currency, Manly, Marvelous, Matchless, Medium of exchange, Mintage, Monetary, Money, Moral, Natural, Naturalistic, Necessity money, Noble, Nonpareil, Numismatic, Nummary, Original, Pecuniary, Peerless, Pelf, Postage currency, Postal currency, Pounds, Principled, Pure, Real, Realistic, Reputable, Respectable, Right, Right-minded, Righteous, Rightful, Scrip, Sensational, Shillings, Silver, Simon-pure, Simple, Sincere, Soft currency, Specie, Splendid, Splendiferous, Spotless, Stainless, Sumptuary, Super, Superb, Supereminent, Superexcellent, Superfine, Superior, Superlative, Sure-enough, Terrific, The almighty dollar, The wherewith, The wherewithal, Tremendous, True, True to life, True to nature, True to reality, True-dealing, True-devoted, True-disposing, True-souled, True-spirited, Truehearted, Unadulterated, Unaffected, Unassumed, Unassuming, Unblemished, Uncolored, Unconcocted, Uncopied, Uncorrupt, Uncorrupted, Uncounterfeited, Undefiled, Undisguised, Undisguising, Undistorted, Unexaggerated, Unfabricated, Unfanciful, Unfeigned, Unfeigning, Unfictitious, Unflattering, Unimagined, Unimitated, Unimpeachable, Uninvented, Unpretended, Unpretending, Unqualified, Unromantic, Unsimulated, Unspecious, Unspotted, Unstained, Unsullied, Unsynthetic, Untarnished, Unvarnished, Upright, Uprighteous, Upstanding, Verbal, Verbatim, Veridical, Verisimilar, Very good, Virtuous, Wonderful, Word-for-word, Worthy, Yeomanly, Excellent, First-rate, First-class, Exceptional, Outstanding, Splendid, Superlative, Of the first order, Of the highest order, Of the first water, Magnificent, Wonderful, Fine, Great, Praiseworthy, Laudable, Admirable
How to use Sterling in a sentence?
- This organization does sterling work for youngsters.
- Prices in sterling are shown.
Meaning of Sterling & Sterling Definition