Definition of "kroon" []

  • See Table at currency. (noun)
  • The former standard monetary unit of Estonia, divided into 100 senti; replaced by the euro in 2011 (noun)

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Use "kroon" in a sentence
  • "He was paid the equivalent of £3,500 for the Leeds robbery in Estonian kroon."
  • "In November, Brussels said Estonia was well on track to meet its January 2011 target to switch from the kroon, which is already pegged to the euro, and that it could get the green light this June."
  • "That's too bad, I never knew what their currency was called but the "kroon" is the best name for a currency I've ever heard"