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Definition of "reis" [‖Re•is•reis]

  • A chief, person with authority (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "reis" in a sentence
  • "The reis was the proper companion for Harry, being a respectable fellow, and wearing some clothes."
  • ""The reis was a sleepy old crock," Belmont continued; "but I have absolute confidence in the promptness and decision of my wife."
  • "The iShares JPMorgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF holds debt denominated in U.S. dollars, while Market Vectors Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond is a basket of government securities issued in Brazilian reis, Chilean pesos, Russian rubles and so on."